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Work Study

V. A. Work-study program

The V. A. Work-study program is an opportunity to “earn while you learn”. Students employed in the work-study program fill a number of positions at various V. A. facilities throughout Butte County.

Employment opportunities are available to eligible students.


Eligible students include:

  • Students who receive GI Bill Benefits or Dependent educational benefits AND
  • Must be enrolled at least 3/4 time (9 units).

Students with V. A. disability ratings will have priority over non disabled students.


Benefits of V. A. work-study employment:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Tax free income (Federal or state minimum wage, whichever is higher).
  • Positions on or near campus (when available).


Approved local work-study locations:

  • Butte County Veterans Office
  • Chico Vets Center
  • Butte Community College
  • California State University, Chico


How to apply:

  • Choose an approved work-study location and contact them for employment opportunities
  • Complete VA Form 22-8691 Application for VA Work-Study Allowance
  • Bring completed application to your prospective employer.


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