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Benefits & Resources (OCSE)

Human Resources

Benefits & Resources (OCSE)

College Assistant Benefits

Here is a snapshot of the eligibility requirements for health benefits:

  • You must work a minimum of 20 hours per week.
  • You must be appointed for a minimum of 500 hours for the fiscal year.
  • You must complete a 90 day waiting period.

If you meet the above criteria, please contact the Benefits Coordinator Christine Weithers at 212-650-7512 or e-mail


DC 37 Benefits (Vision, Dental and Prescription)

  • You must work at least 17 1/2 hours per week.

For more information about the CCNY Benefits Program, please download the College Assistant Benefit Booklet.

You can also contact DC 37 at 212-815-1234. 


DC 37 Tuition Fee Waiver

Eligible College Assistants are able to take advantage of DC 37's tuition fee waiver. Preliminary requirements are:

  • Work at minimum 17 1/2 hours per week; 70 hours per month
  • Be eligible when the semester begins to receive the benefit
  • Receive a "P" or "S" grade, or a grade of "C" or better

Download Tuition Fee Waiver Form

Tuition Fee Waiver FAQ's

Tuition Financial Aid Statement

Please note:  All college assistants will have deductions made from their check for union dues.  It is your responsibility to contact DC 37 to have those deductions stopped if you do not meet the above conditions.