Are you a current CalWORKs student parent? Are you looking to build your resume? Participating in CalWORKs Work Study is a great place to start! Not only will you gain employment skills in a caring setting on campus, you will also earn extra income. It is a win-win.
Eligibility Requirements CR CalWORKs:
- Have at least a 2.0 GPA.
Have a current FAFSA and Promise Grant Waiver, and must be determined eligible through the CR Financial Aid Office.
Have Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP). At least 67% of attempted classes must be completed. This can be petitioned.
- Must be in good standing with your county case worker, through DHHS..
CalWORKs Work Study Income DOES NOT COUNT AGAINST YOUR CASH AID. It is exempt!
Students participating in CalWORKs Work Study can work up tp 20 hours per week during enrolled class sessions. Students can work more--up to 40 hours per week--during certain breaks between semesters/sessions. Breaks between enrolled classes cannot be longer than 5 weeks for work-study funding.
Please contact the CalWORKs office for more information: