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Honestly? Apply for scholarships. This is such a grossly under used strategy.
Set a goal of applying for 2 scholarships a week. Dig deep around the web trying to find everything related to your field of study, interests, and passions. Research other students on campus who are winning awards and apply to the same awards. Apply to all of them.
Make a spreadsheet of every opportunity, set aside time each week, and submit applications.
If you put together a strategy and execute, you can easily make more applying to scholarships than any job could possibly pay on campus.
I wrote about this topic in detail in a book I recently published.
Not only will this bring in cash, but it will also set up a great foundation for your resume. More so than any minimum wage job.