Most college freshmen will usually complain that they don’t have enough money. The good news is that you can make money while in college and still have time for studying and socializing. Here are some ways college freshmen can make extra money.
Cleaning Houses– Cleaning houses is a great job for college students. You don’t need any real experience and the work can be easily done in just a few hours.
House Sitting– When folks go on vacation, they often look for someone to housesit while they are away. As a house sitter, you will likely care for their pets, if they have any and basically just watch their home for security purposes.
Local Tour Guide- If you attend college in an area that you know well, you can make good money as a local tour guide. As a tour guide, you will show guests and visitors around the city or town and all it has to offer.
Pizza Delivering- Delivering pizza is a driving job that allows you to earn an hourly wage plus make some tips. Many pizza places are happy to hire college students.
Recycling Bottles and Cans- Yes, this task requires you to dig through trash cans and dumpsters, it is an easy way to make some extra cash. So, walk around your college campus, collecting bottles and cans. Then, just take them down to your local recycling center, in exchange for some cash.
Sports Referee- If you played a sport growing up, you can find a job as a local sports referee. Many community-oriented youth sports leagues need referees for their games.
Tutoring- In a college setting, you can make some decent money as a tutor. But, you don’t have to limit yourself to college students, as you can also offer your tutoring services to high school and middle school students. You can tutor in subjects that you do especially well in, such as history, math, reading or science.
Uber Driver– If you have a vehicle, you can make some decent money as an Uber driver. Driving for Uber allows you to set your own hours.