Federal Work-Study/Local Jobs
Please contact our office if you have been awarded or interested for Federal Work Study (FWS) for jobs availability. FWS funds are limited, the FWS award will be cancelled if you do not arrive for placement within 14 working days of the date show on your award letter.
Federal Work-Study (FWS) job is a financial assistance program that enables you to work on campus or off campus.
- Be enrolled in at least half time (6 units) and at least one class at Berkeley City College during Fall and Spring semester.
- Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress.
- Have a need for financial aid as demonstrated by completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
- Have a valid Social Security Number.
If you drop below 6 units or withdraw from school, you must stop working immediately.
|Please bring a copy of your resume to Financial Aid Office if you meet the above qualifications.|
Financial Aid Specialist
——— On and Off Campus Information———–
Below is the list of all the departments and locations where Federal Work-Study students have worked in the past. Please check with the financial aid office for availability.
Basic Skills Initiative (BSI) Department
Financial Aid Office
Learning Recourse Center / Tutoring
Student Support Services
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Berkeley
Berkeley Public Library
Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Ecology Center, Berkeley
Sierra Club, Berkeley
Spanish Speaking Citizens Foundation, Berkeley
Washington Elementary School, Berkeley
NEW: LOCAL JOBS OPPORTUNITY(NOT A FEDERAL WORK STUDY PROGRAM):
Localwise Jobs Summary: Localwise Jobs is a new website that helps local businesses hire local college students for flexible jobs in the East Bay. We are a mission-driven organization that is all about supporting the local community. It’s always free for students to use the platform. We currently partner with Berkeley City College and other academic institutions in the area to find job applicants. For more information, check out our website at <www.localwisejobs.com>. Happy job hunting!