CalWORKs (California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids) is a State funded program designed to provide academic support for CalWORKs participants to succeed in both their educational and employment goals. As a CalWORKs participant at Berkeley City College, individuals join a supportive group that acts as a liaison between the student and their county of residence, as well as provide the following support services.
- Academic, Career and Personal Counseling
- Priority Registration
- Tutorial Assistance
- Career Development & Success Workshops
- Childcare Assistance
- Work-Study Opportunities
- Community Resource Referrals
- Continual One-on-One Support
If you are receiving CalWORKs/TANF cash aid for yourself, spouse (if married), and at least one child under 18 years of age, and are a Berkeley City College Student, or intend to become one, please use the links to complete both a CalWORKs Application, and Student Eligibility Update form.