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  The School of Law - Newark 2004-2006 Financial Aid Sources of Financial Aid Employment  


Assistantships Awarded by the University. Several assistantships that carry varying stipends are available to upperclass students. The student is assigned to assist a faculty member in research activities; student selection is based on scholastic ability.

Federal Work-Study Program (FWSP). FWSP employment may be offered as a portion of the financial aid award to U.S. citizens and eligible noncitizens. Application for this program, as well as for all federal aid programs, is made by filing the FAFSA. On-campus jobs are available in most campus offices and libraries. Students in the law program also may choose to work in the School of Law-Newark, in cooperating legal services off-campus, or in other nonprofit community service agencies. All jobs assigned through the FWSP are paid positions. Off-campus employment may be limited to returning students. Selection for a particular job is based on skills, job availability, university needs, and student preference. Contact the financial aid office for further information. A completed employment authorization form must be submitted to the Office of Financial Aid before employment can begin.

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