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Work Study

The Federal-Work Study program gives you the opportunity to work up to fifteen hours per week during the regular academic year (and in some cases, full-time during the summer months as well).

Eligibility: At least 6 credit hours, enrolled or non-enrolled with special approval, good academic standing, demonstrate financial need, U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen.

Amount: Hourly wages of at least the Federal minimum wage.

Repayment: None

How to apply: Students can check their eligibility for Federal-Work Study by submitting a request from their myGCC account under the Student Career and Employment tab.

Screenshot of the myGCC > Student > Career & Employment tab. 'Click here to apply for work study eligibility' is circled.
Screenshot of the myGCC > Student > Career & Employment tab, which includes links to the Work Study Eligibility application and to current employment opportunities.

NOTE: There are usually more students that are work study eligible than there are jobs. Students are encouraged to apply early for work study positions!