How it Works

Need a freelancer to tackle a project for you?

We have college students ready to help.

For Companies

Are you a company looking for skilled workers without having to hire full-time employees? Why not hire college students or graduate students on a freelance basis? Whether you’re looking for web developers, freelance writers or someone to help you with marketing or social media, there are thousands of college students with high-level skills who can help you out.

Benefits:
  • Get help on-demand

  • Avoid the hassle of hiring full-time or part-time employees by using freelancers

  • Pay it forward! Give college students valuable experience that will help them launch their careers

1. Find a service that you need

1. Find a service that you need

Looking for a web designer, graphic designer, social media marketer or other service? Click on the categories at the top of the site to find the skills you are looking for. Just look through the profiles and find college students who match your budget and your needs.
2. Decribe your project

2. Decribe your project

Once you find someone you like, send him or her a message and explain what your project entails. Be as detailed as possible so the student can respond accurately to your request.
3. Send files

3. Send files

You can send files and messages back and forth through the built-in conversation and transaction management system. The student will deliver service within a specified time frame.
4. Approve service on delivery

4. Approve service on delivery

Once you are happy with the service performed, you can mark the transaction complete, and we'll make sure that the student gets paid. Help the community by leaving a rating.

For College Students & Graduate Students

We all know college is expensive, and who couldn’t use a little extra cash? Instead of applying for a part-time job, why not turn your knowledge, talent or hobby into a source of income? Just create a profile and start getting paid as a freelancer.

Benefits:

  • Make money on your own time

  • Set your own hours

  • Build your resume and portfolio

1. Create a profile

1. Create a profile

Create a profile and list all of the skills you already have, such as writing, web design, graphic design, social media marketing and more. You can also list how much you want to charge for your service (by the hour, by the project, etc.).
2. Respond to messages

2. Respond to messages

Businesses will send you messages asking if you can take on their project. Make sure to respond to customer enquiries within a reasonable time. Good communication is a prerequisite for successful cooperation.
3. Get paid!

3. Get paid!

Once the project is completed to your client’s satisfaction, you’ll get paid quickly and securely. This is the best part!
4. Build your reputation

4. Build your reputation

Each project is a priority to your client, however small or large. So try to provide the best possible service regardless of the transaction value. If you experience any problems or delays, it is very important to communicate those quickly to the client. Managing expectations makes projects less stressful and more rewarding for everyone involved. And satisfied customers will certainly think of you for their future projects, as well as help other companies find your service.

Get started with FounderGrad today!