Federal Work Study (FWS)

Disclosure: Our institution does not participate in the FWS program for the current award years.

Federal Work-Study (FWS) is a federally funded program that provides employment opportunities to students. Students may not work more than 20 hours a week while classes are in session.

Work Study funds are limited. Priority funding consideration is given to students who submit their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Work Study positions are available both on-campus and off-campus. The off-campus jobs usually involve community service, such as tutoring and counseling at local public


  • Must have demonstrated financial need
  • Must be meeting all minimum Satisfactory Academic Progress standards. Visit the Financial Aid Office for more information
  • Must have a completed Financial Aid File and have received official award notification from the Financial Aid Office

Students who meet the requirements above and are interested in participating in the Work-Study program can contact the Financial Aid Office for more information.