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Finanical Aid Office at Lehman College

Federal Work Study Information

On-Campus Placement

When you receive your FWS award notification from the Financial Aid Office you may follow these steps to obtain an on-campus job placement:

Step 1. Review the work-study job postings by departments.

Step 2. Select and print the departments that interest you the most.

Step 3. Print the following forms: (Adobe Reader required. Download a free copy.)

Employee's State Withholding Form (IT-2104) PDF Icon

Employee's Federal Withholding Form (W-4 Form) PDF Icon

FERPA Affidavit PDF Icon

NYS Labor Law Pay Rate Form PDF Icon

Step 4. Complete the forms and bring them to the Financial Aid Office in Shuster Hall room 131 along with your department selections and documentation of your citizenship as noted on the Employment Eligibility Verification (I-9 Form).

Step 5. A FWS Referral form will be issued to you by the FWS Office for one of your department selections.

Step 6. Arrange for an interview with the department; if hired, the FWS referral form MUST be signed and returned to the FWS Office BEFORE beginning work.

To begin your job search, go to On-Campus Job Postings.

Off-Campus Placement

When you receive your FWS award notification from the Financial Aid Office you may follow these steps to obtain an off-campus job placement:

Step 1. Print the following forms: (Adobe Reader required. Download a free copy.)

Employee's State Withholding Form (IT-2104) PDF Icon

Employee's Federal With holding Form (W-4 Form) PDF Icon

Employment Eligibility Verification (I-9 Form) PDF Icon

Step 2. You may wish to consider placement with NYC Public Service Corps. If you wish to apply, print the Public Service Corps application.

Step 3. Complete all the forms and bring them to the Financial Aid Office in Shuster Hall room 131 along with documentation of your citizenship as noted on the Employment Eligibility Verification (I-9 Form).

Step 4. Request for the off-campus FWS job listing at the Financial Aid Office.

Step 5. Select an agency from the off-campus job listing and a FWS Referral form will be issued to you by the FWS Office.

Step 6. Arrange for an interview with the agency; if hired, the FWS referral form MUST be signed and returned to the FWS Office BEFORE beginning work