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The Student Employment Program at Southern Illinois University Carbondale was designed to provide you with part-time employment experience, supplemental income, and educational benefits outside the classroom. Student employment also offers opportunities for you to make contacts with role models in your respective field and to secure employment references.

At SIU Carbondale, students must seek and secure the job that best fits their schedule and needs. Students are encouraged to maximize all student employment options by following these suggestions:

Student Employment Program

Facts & Information



Provides U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents access to the Student Employment Work Referral, Statement of Earnings and more.

  1. Logon to SalukiNet using your SIUC Dawg Tag
  2. Search "Student Employment"
  3. Click "Student Employment Referral"
  4. Select the semester employment will begin
  5. Click "Submit"
  6. Print Student Employment Work Referral. 

International students obtain a Work Referral at International Students and Scholars Office in Woody Hall, D-Wing, to be scanned for uploading as needed at

Note:  Upload Word documents or PDFs only.  Do NOT upload zip files.