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To apply for Federal Work-Study (FWS) positions, you must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, have completed a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) for the school year, and have received a Federal Work-Study offer. For questions about Federal Work-Study eligibility, please contact the Skyline Financial Aid Office.

FWS: Financial Aid Campus Ambassador

  • Federal Work Study
  • Building 19, Room 106
  • $19.12 - $20.12 USD / Year
  • Salary: $19.12 - $20.12
  • Federal Work Study
Position Description Our Financial Aid Team is looking for personable students who are interested in working with assisting current, prospective students and their families in overcoming financial barriers. Our Campus Ambassadors will help students apply for financial aid, raise awareness of State and Federal Financial Aid and Scholarship Resources. Also, assist with financial aid activities such as workshops, presentations and Financial Aid Awareness Day.

  • Providing support to other students, staff, faculty & community members with their questions at the front desk
  • Communicate with local high schools, community organizations and the public to answer general financial aid questions
  • Work with the Financial Aid Program Service Coordinator between the College, local high schools and community partners for community events such as Cash for College and College Fairs and financial aid application workshops

Benefits of being a Campus Ambassador

  • Build leadership and public-speaking skills
  • Gain comprehensive knowledge of financial aid and scholarship resources
  • Establish relationships with administrators, faculty, staff and students at Skyline College
Qualifications and Desirable Skills Qualifications

  • Eligible for Federal Work-study Program
  • Completed a FAFSA Application and eligible for the Federal Work Study Program
  • Must be a Skyline College student in good academic standing enrolled in 6.0 units or more each semester
  • Meet Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress (Cumulative 2.5 GPA and 67% Pace Rate)
  • Knowledge of Zoom, WebSMART Microsoft Suite Programs and CCC Apply, etc
  • Must be willing to commit to the position for a minimum of one year
  • Must have a reliable transportation to visit outreach (off campus) locations
  • Available to work 10-15 hours a week (may work up to 20 hours per week) with flexibility to support some evening and weekend work
  • Bilingual skills (Spanish/Chinese/Tagalog) is desirable
  • Have a desire to learn more about community colleges and communicating to the public

Desirable Skills

  • Effective communications skills (e.g. public speaking, interpersonal and conduct presentations)
  • Ability to maintain a professional attitude at all times
  • Respectful interaction with people who are diverse in their cultures, language groups and abilities
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality of all student records and sensitive matters
  • Exhibit excellent leadership skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, meet deadlines, and prioritize workloads
  • Maintain an effective working relationship with Skyline College faculty, staff, students and other departments
  • Maintain an effective working relationship with local feeder high schools and community partners
  • Take initiative to be knowledgeable about Skyline College and District programs
15 – 20 hours per week
Department Financial Aid
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