Work Study Opportunities

Student who receive Financial Aid may also qualify to work on or off campus in the Work Study Program. Students who are interested to know if they are eligible for the Work Study program should the Financial Aid Office to determine eligibility.

Please have your eligibility status checked by the Financial Aid Office BEFORE contacting any department about an available position. Students who are not pre-screened for eligibility may be delayed in being hired until they have spoken with a Financial Aid Counselor.

Students must be taking six (6) or more credits, have money in their Financial Aid package to pay them and be making Satisfactory Academic Progress by Financial standards.

Students who are eligible for the Work Study Program are paid $10.10/hour and can work up to 20 hours per week if the student’s eligibility allows. Due to funding, the Financial Aid Office may contact work-study supervisors to reduce hours as needed.

Please note that hours are subject to change due to possible changes in federal, state, and College policies, and/or due to changes in funding levels.

Please Note: Work Study opportunities are available on a first come first serve basis to eligible financial aid students. Participation in the college work study program is limited to students who are working towards their first degree or certificate program at NCC. Students who already have a degree will be considered if a position has not been filled. Those who have accumulated 90 credits, or have received college work study for five years will no longer be eligible to participate in the program. Scare resources combined with the demand for work study positions has necessitated the college’s strict enforcement of this institutional policy.

Disclaimer – Descriptions of financial aid programs are subject to change, due to possible changes in federal, state, and College policies, and/or due to changes in funding levels. The Financial Aid Services Office will make every reasonable effort to keep applicants and students aware of any such changes.