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Butte College
Job Placement & Cooperative Education Office
3536 Butte Campus Drive
Oroville, CA 95965
(530) 895-2334 Phone
(530) 895-2530 Fax
jobplacement@butte.edu

Work Study

The Butte College Job Placement & Cooperative Education Office offers two types of Work-Study that assists students in obtaining paid employment by subsidizing their wages.

Federal Work-Study allows students to work on campus, or for nonprofit or government agencies providing community service. This program pays 100% of a students wages but is limited to minimum wage (currently $8.00 per hour). Students may work up to 20 hours per week while school is in session and up to 39 hours per week during regular academic breaks.

ButteWORKs Work-Study allows students to work on or off campus in a field related to their major. This program reimburses the employer a percentage of the student's wages. Reimbursement rates are up to 40% for both for-profit and non-profit organizations.

Butte College | 3536 Butte Campus Drive, Oroville CA 95965 | General Information 530.895.2511

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