Interested in Community Work Study Positions?

Ohio University Community Work Study

Connecting OHIO students in meaningful, career orientation positions in Southeast Ohio Community based organizations


Community Work Study positions:  


  Positions available for Fall 2018 - Apply now !   

* Students will be notified as financial aid eligiblity is confirmed. 

If you are interested, complete the application above and return them to the Campus Involvement Center, 361 Baker University Center.  

What to expect after you apply  

- After verifying your financial eligibility through Financial Aid, we will send your application to the organizations in which you have indicated an interest. 

- Once the organization receives your application, they will determine whether or not to contact you for an interview. Hiring decisions are then made in collaboration with the agencies and community engagement staff.

- All new hires are required to make an appointment with community engagement staff at the CIC within 3 business days of being hired to receive orientation into the CWS program which includes completing the necessary payroll paperwork.    

Students cannot be paid until the CWS orientation has taken place.

Who is eligible?

Have submitted a current FAFSA.

Plan on being enrolled at Ohio University for the academic year 2018-19

Final eligibility is determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

We proudly partner with these community agencies:

Community Food Initiatives * Arts West * Athens Area Mediation Services  * Athens Master Gardeners * Athens Community Television * Athens County Children's Services * The Dairy Barn and Cultural Arts Center * Paper Circle  * Athens Peace and Justice Network * The Athens Foundation * United Campus Ministry * Big Brothers Big Sisters of Athens County * The Gathering Place * Stuarts Opera House * * *Ohio Health Hospice *Hillel at Ohio University *Athens Makerspace

For more information contact Barbara Harrison , Assistant Director Community Engagement Programs , Campus Involvement Center - 361Baker University Center - - 740-593-4098

Community Engagement