Student Employment

Employment allows students to gain valuable work experience and is a practical way to contribute to the cost of their education. The types of positions available for students are classified as either Federal Work-Study (FWS) program employment or non-FWS part-time employment.

Rollins Earn and Learn (REAL)

Rollins’ Earn and Learn Program is a signature program at the School of Public health that offers full-time degree-seeking MPH/MSPH students applied public health work experiences in real-world settings. REAL offers are made based on information reported on the Federal Application for Federal Student Aid, FAFSA, and are included in the student’s financial aid package.

Teaching Assistants and Graduate Fellows

Teaching assistantships and graduate fellowships are awarded at the departmental level in various graduate and professional programs, and those interested should inquire with the appropriate academic department. Payment for these types of positions varies by school.

Part-Time Employment

Information regarding part-time employment opportunities, including local and on-campus, may be found in a number of different locations on campus. One central hub for information for currently enrolled undergraduate students, graduate students from Laney Graduate School and Candler School of Theology is the Emory Career Center. Students enrolled in other Emory University schools should inquire directly with their respective schools student services office.

Student Employment Office


200 Dowman Drive
Boisfeuillet Jones Center, Ste. 300
Atlanta, GA 30322-1960
Phone: 404.727.6039
Fax: 404.727.6709
Mon.–Fri., 9:00 a.m–4:00 p.m.

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