Work-Study Program

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A Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be filed to determine your eligibility. Use SCC's school code – 017027.

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Federal Work-Study Program (FWSP)

The Work-Study Program provides need-based campus employment opportunities for eligible students.

What are the benefits?

  • FWSP students are exempt from FICA taxes.
  • You can work up to 20 hours a week while college is in session and as many as 30 hours per week when not in session.
  • Most employment is on campus and pays $8.00 per hour.
  • Work schedules are flexible around class schedules


How do I apply?

  • Complete a FAFSA Application (with SCC's school code: 017027).
  • Complete a FWSP application at
  • Once you are hired, tax forms (including a W-4) will need to be completed in the Human Resources Department.

The total work-study award a student is eligible to receive will be calculated by the Enrollment Services Department based on the information reported on the Student Aid Report (SAR) and other funds awarded for a given semester.

Contact Information

Abby Vernon,
Senior Financial Aid Officer/Student Loan Coordinator
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Andrew Gates,
Financial Aid Officer/Veteran Services
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