The mission of the College Work Program (CWP) is to provide financial assistance to students through employment opportunities while also promoting student engagement in campus life.
Campus Work Program Eligibility
- Must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine Federal Work Study eligibility.
- Must have and maintain a 2.0 GPA.
- Must be enrolled in 6 credit hours (Fall and Spring) and 3 credit hours (Summer).
- Must meet Student Academic Progress (SAP) requirements.
Types of Student Employment
Federal Work Study
- Provides jobs to students who have applied for Work Study.
- This is federally funded student aid for those who demonstrate financial need.
- Limited funding source.
- These positions can be both on and off campus.
- Required to spend 7% on community service employment
- Provides off-campus jobs working for not-for-profit agencies which provide services to help improve the quality of life in the community.
- These positions are federally funded through Federal Work Study funds awarded to the College.
- The student must apply for federal student aid and demonstrate financial need.
- These positions are off campus.
- At least one student must be employed in a position providing reading and/or math tutoring to elementary students.
Campus Work (Non-Federal Work Study)
- Funded by individual NSCC, departmental budgets.
- Students who are enrolled at least half-time (6 credit hours).
- These positions are on campus.