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Federal Work Study

Federal Work Study openings coming soon.

Please note: Applications will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. Any delays on your part (i.e., missing or unsigned documents, missed appointments or documents submitted after the deadline, etc.) will affect your eligibility to be considered.
Please read carefully through the following application process:
  1. Download the Federal Work Study Package.
  2. Students must submit ALL required application documents. The earlier you turn in your application, the greater chance you have to be accepted into the Work-Study Program.
  3. NOTE: Staff will not hold applications for any students. Students must make their own arrangements to get their application to the office on the deadline date in September.
  4. Students must submit applications to Student Services Building, 2nd Floor (Financial Aid Office).
  5. Everyone applying, whether a new student or a continuing student, must follow this process.
  6. Students must be in good standing.
    1. Students must maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 and must complete a minimum of 67% of all attempted units.
    2. The maximum timeframe for a transfer or Associate degree program is 150% of the units required for the academic program. Students who have attempted 150% of the units must complete the Extension petition process for continued consideration
The Federal Work Study Package includes:
  • Checklist
  • Work-Study Application
  • Work-Study Contract
  • Form W-4
  • Form I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification)
  • Verification of Benefits
Additional Documents you must submit:
  • CA ID or California Driver’s License
  • Social Security Card
  • Permanent Resident Card (if applicable)
  • Updated Resume
  • Class Schedule
  • Unofficial Transcript