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Work Study

The financial aid office at Montgomery College coordinates Federal Work Study (FWS) which provides employment for students. Jobs are located on and off-campus and offer students the opportunity to work in a part-time temporary capacity.

FWS and SA, as well as MC Internships, Co-op, and additional part-time jobs with private and non-profit employers can be found on-line at eJobs, an electronic job listing service provided by the college’s Student Employment Services. eJobs allows for the posting of resumes online. Assistance is offered in the preparation of a resume if needed.

Federal Work-Study (FWS) Program

The Federal Work-Study Program provides an opportunity for you to earn money to help pay education related expenses.

Program Features

  • It allows you to work on or off campus in a field related to your course of study.
  • You must apply for Federal financial aid for consideration.
  • It is a need-based financial aid program.

Pay Rates

Pay rates range from $8.40/hour for on-campus employment to $9.00/hour for off-campus community service employment. Earnings are taxable; however, the amount you earn can be deducted from your income when applying for financial aid the next year.

Job Postings

Job openings are posted at the following locations on campus:

If you are hired, there may be additional forms to complete.

For additional information please click on the "LOOKING FOR A JOB" , a Student Assistant information sheet (PDF 183 KB) 


Email the Financial Aid Office 
or call 240-567-5100

Online Tools


Post resumes and search for part-time and full-time jobs and internships.

Student Employment Services

Montgomery College Office of Human Resources

Career Resources

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Occupational Outlook Handbook

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