Sierra College CalWorks is a community college program funded by the state Chancellor's office to assist students who are current or former TANF / CalWorks recipients. The objective of the CalWorks program is to serve as an advocate for students in meeting the new Welfare-To-Work requirements. We can provide a variety of support services to help you successfully complete your dream of a college education, while also meeting your county CalWorks requirements. We will advise you of your rights as a CalWorks student so that you can continue your education to climb the educational / career ladder to self-sufficiency.
The Sierra College CalWorks staff will assist you in finding and using the programs and services that specifically meet your needs. Sierra College CalWorks program support services include:
In order for students to be eligible for CalWorks they must meet the following criteria:
Please contact the EOPS/ CARE/ CalWorks office at Sierra College to make an appointment with a Sierra College CalWorks Counselor.
If you are interested in an ON or OFF Campus CalWorks Work-Study position:
Services can not be provided to a student until the student has all required paperwork submitted to the Sierra College CalWorks Office.