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Academic Calendar

Here is the Calendar of events for OLC.

  • October 12th 2015
    • 8:30am: Native American Day Holiday (no classes)
  • October 16th 2015
    • 10:00am: Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • October 23rd 2015
    • 9:00am: Education Dept. Mtg.
  • November 2nd 2015
    • 9:00am: Chairs Mtg.
  • November 6th 2015
    • 10:00am: All Staff Mtg.
  • November 9th 2015
    • 8:30am: Registration for Spring Begins
  • November 11th 2015
    • 8:30am: Veteran's Day Holiday (classes meet)
  • November 13th 2015
    • 9:00am: Lakota Studies Mtg.
    • 10:00am: Piya Wiconi Okolakiciye
  • November 20th 2015
    • 9:00am: Education Dept. Mtg.

Federal Work Study


Students employed under the Federal Work Study (FWS) Program can work a maximum of twenty hours a week, depending on the amount of the award. Students will be compensated at an amount equal to the Federal minimum wage rate. The average award is $1,500.00 per student per semester but varies based on need.

Eligibility of Student

  • Preference to students with greatest aid eligibility.
  • At least half time students (except during the summer session).
  • U.S. Citizen, permanent resident, or in the United States for other than a temporary purpose.
  • Shows evidence of academic or creative promise and the capability of maintaining good standing.
  • Not in Default/ or owe a refund to any Title IV programs.
  • At least two work study students will be hired in each district college center.
  • Assignment of FWS to district centers is contingent on satisfactory compliance by the center in developing job descriptions, recruitment, supervision and evaluation.

Work Study Documents

Work Study Application

Work Study Timesheet Application