Career Development Tuition Waiver Program

Are you a working student who is trying to complete your degree at OCCC? Would you be able to enroll in more classes if you could afford it? If so, OCCC’s Career Development Tuition Waiver Program was made for you!

Details

The Career Development Tuition Waiver Program is intended for students who are working a minimum of 30 hours per week and are enrolled in at least 12 credit hours a semester at OCCC. Awardees will receive a $900 tuition waiver for the Fall and Spring semesters. Students are responsible for fees and books.

The application deadline is June 1st. 

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be admitted to OCCC
  • Must have completed 12 college credit hours from OCCC with a 2.75 GPA or higher
  • Must be working at least 30 hours per week
  • Must be enrolled in 12 or more credit hours at OCCC each semester by the first day of classes (16 week semester)
  • Must complete the program application and the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) by the application deadlines.
  • Must submit a letter of recommendation from current employer with application
  • Must submit 2 current pay stubs, showing 2 consecutive pay periods with at least 30 hours per week worked
  • Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States (no exceptions)

Continued Eligibility

This program is for the Fall and Spring semesters only. Students may reapply for the following academic year.

Application