• Work-Study


    Coastal Bend College offers student employment through a program called work-study. The Federal and Texas Work-Study programs are employment opportunities given to students based on need. These programs allow the student to work on campus while attending Coastal Bend College.  


    Frequently Asked Questions:   Additional Information   
    Work-Study Opportunities

    How do I become a work-study?
    Students must first complete the FAFSA and additional paperwork required by the CBC's Financial Aid Department. Students need to make sure to answer they are interested in work-study on the FAFSA application. Calls will be made the second week of school to perspective students to set up interviews with the Financial Aid Director. Students will meet with the director to discuss available employment and be sent to interview with offices. 

    Why should I become a work-study?
       • Flexible work schedule around classes
       • Work 10-15 per week
       • Paid federal minimum wage of $7.25
       • Excellent resume builder
       • Great way to create work references

    Who is eligible for work-study?
    Students must have documented financial need based on their FAFSA, EFC, and awards. They must be enrolled in six hours per semester and be in good academic standing with the Financial Aid Office.

    The following departments are currently involved in utilizing work-study students: 
    Beeville    Alice   Kingsville   Pleasanton  
    Accounting  Administrative Office  Administrative Office  Administrative Office 
    Admissions  Bookstore  Bookstore  Biology Department 
    Art Department  Counseling  Cosmetology Department  Business Technology Department 
    Athletics   Distance Learning  Student Services Student Services
    Biology Department  Learning Assistance Center  Distance Learning   Library   
    Bookstore  Library  Library    
    C Building Assistant  Office Automation Department       
    Child Development Center  Talent Search       
    CIT Department  Welding Department       
    Executive Dean of Student Services          
    E Building Assistant          
    Talent Search          
    Financial Aid          
    Human Resources          
    Institutional Research          
    Learning Assistance Center          
    Radiology Department          
    Testing Center          
    Student Services          
    Upward Bound          
    Upward Bound Rural