CalWORKS Work Study  

What is CalWORKs Work Study?

CalWORKs Work Study is paid part-time employment available to eligible CalWORKs students to help meet the mandatory participation work hours.  Students interested in CalWORKs Work Study should contact the CalWORKs staff at 559.730.3864. (If you are not receiving TANF funds please call the regular Work Study office at 559.730.3856.)


Who is eligible for the CalWORKs Work Study?

  • Students enrolled in 6 or more units at College of the Sequoias
  • Receiving TANF/CalWORKs benefits (cash aid)
  • Eligible for Financial Aid
  • In good academic standing
  • In good standing with the county welfare office


Student Incentives

  • Paid minimum wage for up to 26 hours per week
  • Wages earned are exempt from TANF reduction
  • Students gain valuable work experience and professional references
  • Select the employer and position of placement
  • Employment opportunities are available in various fields of study
  • CalWORKs Work Study is an approved activity that counts towards mandated hours



College of the Sequoias
CalWORKs Program

915 South Mooney Boulevard

Sequoia Building Room 112

Visalia, CA 93277

TEL: 559.730.3864
Fax: 559.730.3989









Last Updated: 8/12/2015 9:24 AM