Student Work-Study Handbook


  We are no longer accepting or processing requests for 16/17 Summer JRN extensions.

  17/18 FWS is now available only through the request process; it will no longer be automatically awarded in financial aid   packages. If interested, submit the 2017/18 Federal Work-Study Request Form available under FORMS, which can be found under RESOURCES. Awards are made on a first-come, first-eligible basis until total funding is expended, but no later than 08/15/17.

Important Dates

June 1

Employers may submit JRN Requests for 17/18 FWS employees. 

July 1

Students with a valid JRN may begin working on their 17/18 FWS award.

September 30

Last day for employers to request, and students to receive, a JRN for the 17/18 year.

Checklist Quick Look 

  Complete your federal taxes

  Sign up for an FSA ID

  Complete the FAFSA

  Search and apply for scholarships

  If requested, complete the verification process

  Check your Financial Aid Status in CIS

  Accept your financial aid online in CIS

  If accepting loans, complete the Loan Counseling

  Complete Master Promissory Notes (MPN), if necessary


Full details Checklist


 Award Information

 Hiring Process

 Job Referral Notice (JRN)



 Resolving Work-Related Problems

 Step-By-Step Overview

Last Updated: 5/26/17