MCC Work-Study and Student Employment

The MCC Work-Study program offers students employment opportunities on campus.  These opportunities are a great way to develop a resume and gain valuable work experience while earning a paycheck. Many positions can be tailored to fit class schedules. 

If you are interested in participating in the Work-Study Program and are unsure if you qualify for the federal program please review the information below and/or contact the Office of Financial Aid for additional information. 

 

Institutional Work-Study (IWS):

IWS is a campus funded program that provides students with financial assistance with post-secondary education expenses.  The IWS Program allows students to earn a paycheck through part-time employment.  Students may work up to 20 hours a week and are guaranteed to earn federal minimum wage for the duration of their employment. IWS students are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and indicate they are interested in the work-study program.

Qualifying for IWS Students are required to maintain a 2.0 GPA and half time enrollment (6 credit hours) during Fall and Spring semesters and part-time enrollment (3 credit hours) during Summer semesters. 

Institutional Work-Study (IWS)

Federal Work-Study Opportunities (FWS):

FWS is a federally funded program in the United States that provides students with financial assistance with post-secondary education expenses. The FWS Program allows eligible students to earn a paycheck through part-time employment.  Students may work up to 20 hours a week and are guaranteed to earn federal minimum wage for the duration of their employment.

Qualifying for FWS Students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine eligibility.  Students are also required to maintain a 2.0 GPA and half time enrollment (6 credit hours) during each semester.

Federal Work-Study Opportunities (FWS)