How do I Get Started?
There are four steps to the Federal Work-Study (FWS) process:
- File a free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) every year
- Review your Financial Aid award letter. Have you been offered FWS? If so, check PCSTAR (Purdue Calumet Student Access to Records) to view the Award Decision form.
- Complete GET S.E.T. Training including the FWS Orientation Module
- Maintain FWS Eligibility for the academic year
Interested in using your Work-Study Award during Fall 2014? Call the Office of Financial Aid to find out about the requirements at 219-989-2301
To get assistance with locating employment opportunities to utilize your FWS award, contact the Career Center at 219-989-2600.
Just a reminder that FWS dates for 2014/2015 academic year are:
FALL 2014 – August 25 – December 14
SPRING 2015 – January 12 – May 3
SUMMER 2015 – May 18 – June 14