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Federal Work-Study

Federal work-study is a form of financial aid that allows a student to earn money for educational expenses and encourages community service work and work related to their course of study.


Money earned from this program is considered a financial aid award and is to provide the student with means to earn funds needed for tuition and related living expenses.


Federal work-study is a need-based financial aid program.

How do I apply?

To be considered for work-study, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and show sufficient financial need. Funds are awarded on a first-come first-serve basis.


Visit the Office of Student Financial Services for more information on how to apply for the work-study program. 


What kind of positions are available?

Work-study positions may include jobs that supply services designed to improve the quality of life, especially for low-income residents of the community.


Students may be eligible to work summer, during breaks and limited hours during academic semesters. 


Visit the Financial Aid Office to inquire regarding available work-study positions. 

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