Work Study

Work study positions are awarded through the Financial Aid Office. Work study employees are paid at the wage rate of $7.25 per hour.

  • New work study employees: Please submit forms W-4  (federal withholding) and VA-4 (Commonwealth of Virginia withholding) to the Payroll Office in a timely manner. If these forms are not received, the maximum rate (single with no exemptions) will be withheld.
  • Returning work study employees: Tax forms do not need to be resubmitted unless you wish to change your current withholding status.
  • Direct deposit: The Direct deposit form is available to work study employees and is available on OneCampus on the Finances page under Office of the Bursar.
  • Time sheets: Students must submit an online time sheet to their Supervisor by 10 a.m. on the Due to Payroll dates listed below, after 10:00AM on that date students will not have access to the time sheet. Supervisor approval is required by close of business that day.
  • Students will not be allowed to work when Radford University is closed and classes are not in session.

Student Employment Payment Schedule

Fall Semester 2021

  Pay Period #1 Pay Period #2 Pay Period #3
Start Date 8/23/2021 8/29/2021 9/12/2021
Cut Off Date 8/28/2021 9/11/2021 9/25/2021
Due to Payroll 8/30/2021 9/13/2021 9/27/2021
Check Distribution 9/10/2021 9/24/2021 10/8/2021
  Pay Period #4 Pay Period #5 Pay Period #6
Start Date 9/26/2021 10/10/2021 10/24/2021
Cut Off Date 10/9/2021 10/23/2021 11/6/2021
Due to Payroll 10/11/2021 10/25/2021 11/8/2021
Check Distribution 10/22/2021 11/5/2021 11/19/2021
  Pay Period #7 Pay Period #8 Pay Period #9
Start Date 11/7/2021 11/21/2021 12/5/2021
Cut Off Date 11/20/2021 12/4/2021 12/9/2021
Due to Payroll 11/22/2021 12/6/2021 12/20/2021
Check Distribution 12/3/2021 12/17/2021 12/31/2021

PLEASE NOTE:  Work study employees must adhere to their employment contract begin and end dates to include working only during their approved contract period and by submitting their final timesheet no later than the last date of employment.

Last Updated: 8/17/2021