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Work-Study Program

Earn while you learn!

The CalWORKs Work-Study Program at LACC is one of the top three programs in California and we are looking forward to another successful year. Please see the application process below for the Work-Study Application Package. Our office has gone green, so please make your own copy of the application. Our office will not distribute hard copies.

Please note: Applications will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. Any delays on your part (i.e., missing or unsigned documents, missed appointments or documents submitted after the deadline, etc.) will affect your eligibility to be considered.

Please read carefully through the following application process:

  1. Complete the Work-Study Application below:
  2. Email complete application to Leticia Campoy at CAMPOYL@LACITYCOLLEGE.EDU - Students will need to submit ALL required application documents. No exceptions! The earlier you turn in your application, the greater chance you have to be accepted into the Work-Study Program.
  3. NOTE: Staff will not hold applications for any students. Students must make their own arrangements to get their application to the office on the deadline date in September.
  4. Students will submit applications to Student Services Building, 3rd Floor (CalWORKs Computer Lab).
  5. Everyone applying, whether a new student or a continuing student, must follow this process.
  6. Students must be in good standing with the CalWORKs office and the GAIN office.
  7. Students must possess at least a 2.0 grade point average (GPA).
  8. Students must have successfully completed at least 50 percent of classes attempted during the previous semester.
  9. Students must turn in a LACC Verification of Benefits Form. Please contact the CalWORKs department to confirm when form must be postmarked by.

The Work-Study Package includes:

  1. Checklist
  2. Work-Study Application
  3. Work-Study Contract
  4. Plan B
  5. Autobiography
  6. Form W-4
  7. Form I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification)
  8. Verification of Benefits

Additional Documents you must submit:

  1. CA ID or California Driver’s License
  2. Social Security Card
  3. Permanent Resident Card (if applicable)
  4. Updated Resume
  5. Class Schedule
  6. Unofficial Transcript

Contact Us

Office Hours and Location


  • Mondays & Wednesdays: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Friday: 8:30AM - 2:00PM
  • Saturdays & Sundays: Closed


  • Mondays & Wednesdays: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Friday: 8:30AM - 2:00PM
  • Saturdays & Sundays: Closed

Location: Student Services Building, 3rd Floor, Window 35


Phone: (323) 953-4000 ext. 2599