Work Hour Limitations Based on Student Enrollment

Undergraduate Students:

  • Full-time (12 credits or more per semester) at Metropolitan State or consortium credits: may work up to 20 hours per week during each academic semester. Work hour limits during official semester breaks may be higher and are subject to change.
  • Part-time (6-11 credits per semester) at Metropolitan State or consortium credits: may work up to 14 hours per week throughout the entire year (academic semester and semester breaks).

Graduate Students:

  • Full time with 8+ graduate credits: may work up to 20 hours per week during each academic semester. Work hour limits during official semester breaks may be higher and are subject to change.
  • Part time with 6-7 graduate credits: may work up to 14 hours per week throughout the entire year (academic semester and semester breaks).

For more details view Procedure 512 and 513.