A group of Work Study students.

Work Study Students

Work Study Students
A CalWORKs Parent-Student with his child.

Grad and Child

A couple of CalWORKs grads with caps and gowns.

CalWORKs Grads

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CalWORKs is the acronym for California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to KidsAll Community Colleges in California have a CalWORKs Program on campusCommunity College CalWORKs Programs serves students in all 58 counties. By providing educational support to Mt. SAC student-parents who are receiving cash aid, we hope to change two generations at a time.


Getting Started with CalWORKs

All Students must have an A number before filling out forms. If you do not have an A number, please contact your CalWORKs Specialist. If you have your student A number, proceed to the CalWORKs Intake Forms.

Get Started!

What Can CalWORKs Do for You?
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Services & Benefits

At Mt. San Antonio College, we strive to help our
CalWORKs students obtain lifelong learning through education & help them gain access to the workforce by providing high-quality support services.

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Work Study

CalWORKs Work Study Program provides part time jobs for students with financial need, allowing them to earn money to help pay education expenses.

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How to Apply
CalWORKs Parent Scholars receive specialized counseling and case management support. Our county partnerships provide additional supportive services.


The Verification of Benefits form can be obtained in your BenefitsCal Portal or contact your Cash Aid worker. 


A verification of benefits is available within BenefitsCal, if you have linked your case to your account.

  • From the dashboard, find “Your Applications and Cases.
  • Click the button to “View Case Details.”
  • The page will have details for each program. Scroll down to click the link “download your benefits verifications.”
  • “Release of Information will open, click the button “Create Notice.” A benefits verification PDF will download.
  • Click the file to open.

* Contact your Program Specialist if you have issues obtaining your Verification of Benefits. 




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