​Student Information
Student Employment Programs

Federal Work Study

Students eligible for Federal Work Study may be awarded up to $4,000.00 per fiscal year. Riverside City College School Code is 001270

To be eligible students are required to:

  • Have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Have completed their financial aid file and determined eligible.
  • Meet the Student Financial Services Satisfactory Academic Progress standard.
  • Maintain at least 1/2 time enrollment.
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA.
  • Riverside Home College designation

Department Funded Work Study

Riverside Community College District employment opportunities are available throughout the District and do not require the completion of the FAFSA. Wages are paid from a department's budget.
Students must:

  • Maintain at least 1/2 time enrollment.
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
  • Riverside Home College designation 

CalWORKs Work Study

The CalWORKs Work Study program connects eligible CalWORKs students to entry level employment opportunities related to their course of study. The focus is to link employers to students who can learn initial job skills, maintain long-term employment directed toward career development while continuing their college course work and maintain their GAIN (Greater Avenues for Independence) eligibility. CalWORKs Work Study sites are primarily off-campus.

Students must:

  • Maintain at least 1/2 time enrolllment
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA.
  • Maintain eligibility with GAIN.
  • Riverside Home College designation



1.     APPLY

If you meet requirements and would like to apply for an open position, download the How to Apply Flyer.​​  NOTE:  You may only apply to positions at your home college or positions located at a district office. Students are limited to 16 semesters or 4 years of employment (with the exception of CalWORKs Work Study).​​​  Federal Work Study Positions: Use school code 001270 on your FAFSA application. 


Once your application has been submitted you may log back into HTTPS://jobs.rcc.edu to check your status.  Those selected will be called for interviews.  You should have a response 7 – 10 business days from the closing date of the job posting.  Those not selected or do not qualify will be notified with an application status update.


If hired, the supervisor will complete hire paperwork with you and submit it to the Student Employment Office for processing.  This process can take up to 7-10 business days. Once processed, the supervisor will receive written notification by Student Employment and then will contact you to begin working.  NOTE:  Complete the appropriate hiring paperwork with your supervisor only if you have been offered a position.​

Spring Office Hours*
Beginning Febuary 12, 2018
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm 
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Campus Closed Holiday*

May 28, 2018

Contact Us 
Riverside City College
Student Employment 
Charles A. Kane Student Services Building
4800 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92506-1299
P:(951) 222-8291
F: (951) 328-3695    
Email: heather.yates@rcc.edu​