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Student Employment at MSJC

The goal of student employment is to provide work experience in the students’ field of interest and the needs of the hiring department.  Student employment is classified by two categories:  District Student Employment (Non-Federal) and Federal Work Study Student Employment.

District Student Employment (Non-Federal) consists of a student being hired in a specific department, utilizing that department’s district funding.  Application procedures, hiring and scheduling of hours are determined by each individual department.

Eligibility for District Student Employment:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen, a U.S. National or Permanent Resident
  • Maintain at least half-time enrollment status (six units) for each semester employed
  • Maintain a 2.0 GPA

Federal Work Study Student Employment is a federal student financial aid program authorized under Title IV of the Higher Education Act.  Students must establish financial need according to federal guidelines.  The institution receives money from the Department of Education to fund the Federal Work Study program.  For more information: how to apply for Federal Work Study Employment.