Student Employment at Bates

Welcome to Bates,

My name is Nolwenn Robison, Class of 2020, and I am the Student Employment Office Coordinator. Have you started thinking about student employment on-campus? Here is a starter guide with some things you need to know.

All hiring for on-campus jobs is done through Handshakeour student employment platformFirst Years receive access to Handshake on August 1st. If interested in student employment opportunities, you can log into Handshake with your Bates username and password (the same as used for your Bates email). If you have any questions about Handshake specifically, please contact

To be eligible for student employment, you will need to bring the following Original Documents with you.

When considering on-campus employment, our step-by-step walk through of the student employment process may be helpful.

Please visit the Student Employment Office website for more information about student employment. Here you can find an FAQ and Federal Work Study Information.

If you have any questions, please reach out to us at

We are excited to see you on campus this fall!

Nolwenn Robison
Student Employment Office Coordinator