Work Study Community Service Program

Students with Federal Work-Study funds in their financial aid packages may take advantage of the opportunity to work for the Community Service Program. This program is designed to help improve the quality of life in the greater Wooster community. Students work with local agencies and non-profit organizations in fields such as health care, child care, literacy training, education (including tutorial services), welfare, social services, and community improvement.

Students must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible:

  • U.S. citizen
  • Federal Work Study allocation in financial aid package
  • No on-campus employment (cannot work for program while actively working on-campus)

If you are interested in participating in this program and meet the above criteria, please contact Student Employment to complete the following before starting to work:

  • Pre-employment paperwork
  • Signed agreement between the student, agency or non-profit organization, and an HR representative