9 Hobbies That Have The Potential To Turn Into A Side Hustle On Campus

These days, no matter what app it is that you’re on, you’ll always see someone getting their hustle on. And you’ve got to love that for our generation. That being said, there’s no reason to put pressure on yourself if you’re not about that hustle culture. If you do have an interest but are wondering where to start, here are some hobbies that are definitely side-hustle worthy.


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There are so many ways that you can make money as a writer when you’re on campus. For instance, you can reach out to websites that you love reading and ask about paid opportunities, or you can even sign up for Medium.com to earn by writing. Even in your everyday life, there are opportunities to make some cash if you really want to.


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Loving to shop is a very expensive hobby to have, especially when you’re a student. However, there’s a simple way that you can flip that around and make your expensive hobby profitable instead. You can do that by putting together gift boxes for people. You just get a person’s budget and nicely package a gift box for them. It’s important that you take pictures so that you can use those to get even more customers.

Managing A Social Media Account

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Being good at social media is something that people take for granted. But if you do know how the social media sites work, then you can help small businesses grow their accounts. You just have to reach out to these accounts and sell yourself and your skills.


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Let’s face it, people are lazy on campus. We buy meals because just the thought of cooking is exhausting. If you’re different and actually enjoy cooking though, then it’s a great way to make some money. You can cook in bulk for people who are willing to pay for it.

Content Creation

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Content creation is also a hobby that can pay. YouTube, for example, will let you put ads in your videos and earn from those ads playing. However, there are a lot of requirements before you can monetize on YouTube and it usually takes a lot of work to get to a level where people are willing to pay you to create content.

Doing Makeup

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If your makeup skills are the real deal, then all you need to do is download Canva on your phone, make a flyer, share it, and then start getting makeup gigs on your campus. Also, remember that referrals are everything, and build good relationships with your customers.


There has never been an easier time to get into photography. There are so many talented Ghanaian photographers who organize training sessions and even teach through their pages. If you have an interest in photography, this is definitely a hobby that you can make money from.

Writing Book Reviews

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Everyone knows that bookworms don’t need any reason other than a good story to read a book but getting paid to read is definitely a plus. Of course, you’re actually being paid to write a review. If that sounds like your jam, then you want to check out this list of websites that pay people to write reviews.


Yes, gaming is a hobby that you can make money from. It’s all about the tournaments. Simply find a tournament near you and you’re ready to make some cash. The West Hills Mall and the Accra Mall often have tournaments over the weekend. You could also set up your own gaming tournament and it’ll be a way to make some cash.

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