College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences > Academics > African and Black Diaspora Studies > Student Resources > Work-Study


​Jumpstart is a student employment program where DePaul students work off-campus in teams of 5-6 DePaul students at preschools located in under-resourced communities. DePaul students support 3, 4 and 5 year olds with developing their language and literacy skills as well as their social/emotional skills.  DePaul students who participate in Jumpstart must coordinate their class schedules with their service times.  Students who are interested in participating in Jumpstart should submit an application at the following website and select DePaul as their university and choose the position of Corps Member.