Work Study

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..

Additional Information:

  • 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:

              CalWORKs Office

               (707) 476-4581

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