Resources for Supervisors of Student Employees

Supervisor and student
We are your department's 
resource for all the student hiring needs of CMU.

For information and instruction regarding your role as a supervisor of students, click the links on the right.

40 Hour Cap for Fall-Spring Semesters 

Student employees may work a maximum of 40 hours per pay period during the fall and spring semesters including exam weeks, Winter Break, and Spring Break. (Effective August 25, 2019)

All CMU Students are Hired as Student Employees

Currently enrolled CMU students performing services for compensation should be hired as Student Employees. For further information, please view Determining if an Individual is an Employee, Independent Contractor or Participant.