Additional Questions

Do you have additional questions about Student Employment at NSU? We are here to help:

(954) 262-3380 or 800-806-3680

One-Stop Shops:
Mon.-Thurs. 8:30 a.m. – 7.00 p.m.
Fri. 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sat. 9:00 a.m. – 12 noon
Horvitz and Terry Administration Buildings (main campus)
First Floors

How to Apply for Student Employment

To apply for student employment at Nova Southeastern University, you must complete the following steps:

  1. Complete the Student Employment Workshop which you may access through SharkLearn.
  2. After successfully passing the workshop quiz, login to SharkLearn and click on Student Employment on the upper left corner in the Information and Resources channel on the “Student” tab. Click on JobX to complete an employment application.
  3. Supervisors who are interested in learning more about your qualifications will contact you to set up an interview or request additional documents, such as a Form I-9.   

Important: If you are interested in the Federal-Work Study Program, including the America Reads/America Counts Program, you must also complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to completing the steps above.

If you are an international student and need to apply for a U.S. Social Security card, you will receive an email from Student Employment regarding the application process.

*Providing the employer with a copy of your current resume is always highly recommended. For assistance in developing a resume, view the Quick Tips and Videos on the Career Development website.

Student Employment Workshop

All first-time student employment applicants are required to complete the Student Employment Workshop which explains all the important steps in the application process, your responsibilities as a student employee, and compensation. Students must register for and complete the workshop before they can complete an employment application in JobX.

If you previously held a student employment position at NSU and you have completed the Student Employment Workshop on or after July 1, 2013, you DO NOT need to complete another Student Employment Workshop. If you would like to apply for other positions, log in to SharkLink and apply for additional positions through JobX.

How to Access the Workshop

  1. Access the Student Employment Workshop through SharkLearn.
  2. Enter user name and password on login page for Sharklearn.
  3. Hit the submit button to register for the workshop. You must click OK to complete the registration process.
  4. Complete the Student Employment Workshop course.
  5. You must pass the quiz (12 or more points) that follows the presentation.

If you cannot access JobX

After successfully completing the Student Employment Workshop, you will be able to access JobX. You must meet the following requirements in order to be eligible to apply:

Once Hired

When offered the position, the hiring supervisor will contact you if further documents are required, for example, a Form I-9. You will need to submit all documents to the hiring supervisor. You will also receive an email from the Office of Human Resources with instructions on how to submit your W-4. If you are interested in setting up direct deposit, submit a completed Direct Deposit Authorization to

If you are an international student, and need to apply for U.S. Social Security card you will receive an email from Student Employment regarding the application process.

For questions, email Student Employment.