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Federal Work-Study Mentor Program

Clayton State University partners with community service and program related off-campus organizations, businesses and elementary schools.  


Get involved and you will:

  • earn $10.00 per hour
  • make an exciting and worthwhile investment in the life of a young child
  • provide a valuable service to the community
  • gain exposure to your career while in school

To be eligible for this program, you must:

  • be eligible for federal financial aid and have unmet need as determined by completion of the Federal Application for Federal Student Aid
  • submit to and clear a criminal background (no charge to you)
  • enjoy working with children
  • be able to set a weekly schedule and adhere to it
  • be available between the hours of 8:00 to 2:30 (you are not required to work every day/for elementary schools)
  • be dependable and responsible (this is essential)
  • be able to provide your own transportation
  • contact the Financial Aid Office via email

How do I apply for jobs?

Students should be referred by Career Services before applying for a work-study position.  Log into Laker Career Zone, using your DUCK credentials and apply for a work-study position.  Then, send your resume to Career Services.  A Career Service Specialist will contact you. 

 

Please note that employment is not guaranteed and is dependent upon available of funds and/or positions. There is also a waiting list for all work-study positions. Additional information regarding the work-study program can found here.