How to Enroll

The Work Experience department is made up of four courses: General Work Experience, Occupational Work Experience, Community Engagement, and Internships. See below to see how to enroll for each course

 

WORK EXPERIENCE


  • Choose the course that is best suited to your situation:

    • General Work Experience (WRKEX 97)
      This course is for students whose jobs are not related to their educational goals. Example: You are a communications major, but you work at Juice Shack. 
      You may enroll in 1.00 to 6.00 units (Summer session is limited to 5.00 units.), depending upon how many hours you work. The course requirements are the same no matter how many units you take.

    • Occupational Work Experience (COURSES ENDING IN 99)
      This course is for students whose job is related to their college major.  Example: You are a communications major, and you work at a radio station or newspaper. 
      You may enroll in 1.00 to 8.00 units, depending upon how many hours you work.  (Summer semester is limited to 5 units.)

    • NOTE: Students cannot exceed 16.00 units of combined General, Occupational, and/or Internship Work Experience courses while attending SRJC.

  • Choose the correct section number based on the number of units/hours you are able to complete. 
    Click here to see How Many Units Do I Qualify For? and Hours for Section Units

  • Register through your student portal.  Choose the appropriate course using the A through Z tree view. 

  • REQUIRED: During the registration process, look for the link to the Employment Information Form, which is required to complete your registration after finalizing your schedule.

 

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT


In order to enroll, you must schedule an appointment with a Community Engagement Coordinator to determine eligibility. This is a course requirement. Please call the Work Experience Department at (707) 527-4329 to make an appointment with wither Carrie Myers (CI 51, CI 53) or Leena Her (CI 54).  The course will be explained to you at the appointment, and you will have an opportunity to have your questions answered.  If you have a resume, please bring it with you to this appointment. 

If you have already secured a volunteer position, the appropriate section number and an code will be given to you at the appointment.  The coordinator may be able to help you if you need assistance securing a position.  

Once you have the appropriate section number and an add code, register through your student portal.  Choose the appropriate course using the A through Z tree view.

 

INTERNSHIPS


Call the Work Experience Department at (707) 527-4329 to make an appointment with the Internship Coordinator to determine your eligibility.  The course will be explained to you at the appointment, and you will have an opportunity to have your questions answered.  If you have a résumé, please bring it with you to this appointment. 

If you have already secured an internship, the appropriate section number and an add code will be given to you at the appointment.  You must secure an internship prior to enrollment in the course.  The internship coordinator may be able to help you if you need assistance securing an internship.  You can also use the SRJC online job board: How to explore Internship Opportunities on the SRJC Job/Intern Board.

Once you have the appropriate section number and an add code, register through your student portal. Choose the appropriate course using the A through Z tree view. During the registration process, look for the online link to the Employment Information Form, which is required to complete your registration after finalizing your schedule.  If you miss this form, follow this link: Employment Information Form.

 

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