If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website.

If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains *.kastatic.org and *.kasandbox.org are unblocked.

Main content

Student story: Work study as a study hall

Discover how a work-study program can be a lifesaver for students. Learn from a student who found a front desk job that let her study while working. This job helped her pay for college and balance her daily life.

Want to join the conversation?

Video transcript

- I wanted to look for jobs that I could work every single day but that I could study and work at the same time. And I found a great front desk position which allowed me to do that, and it was like a work-study program that just saved my life, so all of those things helped me pay for college.