- Must be enrolled at Appalachian either part-time or full-time
- Are paid an hourly rate as a student temp
- Must at least be paid at current minimum wage**
- Salaries must include payroll deductions***
Graduate Students - Graduate students may be paid as a student temp or via a graduate assistantship.
|Grad students paid as a student temp||Grad students paid via a graduate assistantship|
** Payment for students varies from department to department; you should consult your chair or undergraduate and graduate program directors in your department for what is acceptable and usual payment for student temps and graduate assistantships.
*** RE: Fringe Benefits: Depending on the level of enrollment (minimum of 6 credit hours) a student may not be exempt from FICA and disability tax. Additionally, student workers are subject to income tax reporting and taxation.
Enter the tuition (including out-of-state rate when appropriate) under Other Direct Costs unless instructed otherwise in the sponsor's guidelines.
Office of Research & Sponsored Programs
John E. Thomas Building
287 Rivers Street
PO Box 32068
Boone, NC 28608-2068
Ph: (828) 262-2130
Fax: (828) 262-2709