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Colorado State Need based Work-Study – Colorado Work-Study is need based aid that is awarded with state funding. To be eligible a student must be an undergraduate with no prior degree, and a Colorado resident. The student must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA.
Colorado State Non-Need based Work-Study – Colorado Non-Need Work-Study is awarded without regard to need and funded by the state. To be eligible a student must be an undergraduate with no prior degree, and a Colorado resident. To be eligible the student must complete the FAFSA.
Colorado work-study is funded by the Colorado General Assembly.
Students must complete and submit the Work-Study Request Form to be placed on a waiting list for funds.
Please Note: If you choose to reduce or cancel ACCEPTED loans to cover this request, you must first contact the Financial Aid & Scholarships Office prior to submitting this form.
REMEMBER: If you were initially awarded Work-Study and have no earnings through this program by October 1st, your award will be cancelled. If you have extenuating circumstances that prevented you from finding employment, please submit a written, signed and dated explanation to the Financial Aid & Scholarships Office before October 1st.
For more information regarding Work-Study please visit our Student Employment website.