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Student Employment Program

Gain valuable experience while pursing your academic interests!



STUDENT ASSISTANT



Program Description

Student employment provides an opportunity to earn money and continue your education, to train with people who manage the day-to-day business of the institution you attend, and to combine your academic study with on-the-job experience.  Job opportunities under this program offer you temporary employment with the Coast Community College District.  Employment can range from summer jobs to positions that last as long as you are a student.  These employment opportunities can be related to your academic field of study, but do not need to be.


Program Requirements

In order to qualify, you must be:

    1. A student enrolled in a minimum of 12 units during Fall and/or Spring semester – must have 12 units in Spring to work during the summer and 12 units in Fall to work during intercession
    2. Must complete an online employment application
      • Include any employment or volunteer history you have
      • Class schedule showing 12 units of enrollment must be attached to the application
    3. Completion of FAFSA application (international students excluded from this requirement)


Upcoming Student Assistant Job Fairs

*Future job fair dates to be posted soon

​Dates
​Location
October 4, 2019 - Friday CANCELED
Ronnenberg Center Rooms 101 & 102
​October 11, 2019 - Friday CANCELED
​Ronnenberg Center Rooms 101 & 102

Location & Parking: Ronnenberg Center is located near Adams Ave and Pinecreek Dr, Costa Mesa. Parking is available in the Adams Lot. Please view the campus map for more directional information.


Map of Adams Parking Lot


Need help applying online?

Use our Student Employment Guide to learn how to apply.




FEDERAL WORK-STUDY
STUDENT ASSISTANT


- Application Opens on July 1, 2019 -


Program Description

Federal Work-Study, also referred to as FWS, is one of the three major federal student aid programs from the U.S. Department of Education.  It is designed to provide part-time employment to students who have established significant financial need according to federal guidelines.  The federal government pays a percentage of the student's salary; the school pays the remainder.  FWS is part of the total financial aid package and is not intended to be the sole source of assistance.  Many students either seek a position related to their career objective or seek positions that offer skill development.  In either case, the FWS Program is intended to provide a balance between the interests of the student and the needs of the department.


Program Requirements

In order to qualify, you must be:

    1. Completion of FAFSA application
    2. You must accept your federal work study award upon receiving
    3. Must complete an online employment application
      • Include any employment or volunteer history you have
      • Award Letter confirming you have been awarded FWS for 2019-2020
      • Class schedule must be attached to the application


Upcoming FWS Student Assistant Job Fairs

​Dates
​Location
August 9, 2019 - Friday
Ronnenberg Center Rooms 101 & 102​
​August 16, 2019 - Friday
Ronnenberg Center Rooms 101 & 102
​August 30, 2019 - Friday
Ronnenberg Center Rooms 101 & 102
September 13, 2019 - Friday​Ronnenberg Center Rooms 101 & 102

Location & Parking: Ronnenberg Center is located near Adams Ave and Pinecreek Dr, Costa Mesa. Parking is available in the Adams Lot. Please view the campus map for more directional information.


Map of Adams Parking Lot


Need help applying online?

Use our Student Employment Guide to learn how to apply.



For questions or assistance contact:

Edwina Recalde

Human Resource Coordinator

erecalde@occ.cccd.edu