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CalWORKS

The Skyline College CalWORKs program provides assistance to continuing or new students who are receiving TANF/CalWORKs (Cash Aid) benefits.

Services for eligible students include:

  • Academic Counseling, Priority Registration, Welfare to Work Advocacy and workshops for personal and professional development.
  • Liaison with county social services regarding welfare-to-work plans and mandated hours, referrals to on-off campus programs and community based-services.
  • On campus work-study opportunities while pursuing an educational goal. Students gain valuable work-based knowledge and skills.
  • Transportation and educational supplies assistance. Other resources include calculator loan, reference textbooks, and ancillary educational expenses.
  • Additional services include career and personal counseling and a safe and confidential environment for welfare-to-work transitional students.

How to Apply