Each spring, NSEA coordinates a selection process and chooses the National Student Employee of the Year to recognize the outstanding contributions and achievements of students who work while attending college. 

(Submissions for WASEA Student Employee of the Year 2020 have now closed) - check back next year!

2020 Timetable

by December 1, 2019

Regional Coordinators distribute announcement and application materials to their members and NSEA members in their region.


February 15, 2020

SEOTY nominations are due to the campus Student Employment office.


March 2, 2020

Notifications of campus winners are due to Regional SEOTY Coordinators.


March 20, 2020

Regional SEOTY Coordinators submit their regional winner to the NSEA VP of Administrative Services.


March 23 - March 27, 2020

National Student Employee of the Year is selected and winner's school is notified by the NSEA President.


April 12 - April 18, 2020

National Student Employment Week observed.
National SEOTY winner announced and runner-up finalists notified.
National SEOTY award is presented at winner's campus.