phone: (231) 591-2450
fax: (231) 591-2423
email us at: [email protected]
Can you work?
Where can you work?
- On-campus only.
- No more than 20 hours a week while school is in session.
- During school breaks such as between Fall and Spring semesters students can work 40 hours a week.
If you work, you will have to pay taxes. Taxes will be automatically taken out of your checks: FICA, Federal Tax, Michigan Tax and Big Rapids Tax.
There are four types of employment:
- On-campus Employment
- Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
- Optional Practical Training (OPT)
- Severe Economic Hardship
Do not accept unauthorized employment. Although the money may be enticing, students who accept unauthorized employment can be deported.