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Tuition Scholarship Program for Spouses, Domestic Partners and Eligible Children

The 2015-2016 Tuition Scholarship Application and FAQ available now.

A scholarship for 50% of resident tuition for regular, on-campus credits is available to eligible family members of eligible employees.

Eligible employee shall mean and refer to all:

1. Faculty members with regular, special, senior teaching appointments of half-time (0.5) or greater. Faculty transitional appointments are eligible for the same benefit available to full-time academic faculty.

2. Administrative Professionals with regular or special appointments of half-time (0.5) or greater, and;

3. Non-temporary state classified appointments of half-time (0.5) or greater. 

NOTE: The Certification of Dependency form (page 2 of the application) must be completed by employees for domestic partners or children. The Certification of Dependency form does not need to be completed for spouses.

Submit applications to Student Financial Services, Centennial Hall, 1065 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523-1065, FAX (970) 491-5010.

Deadlines:

October 15, 2015 for fall and spring

March 15, 2016 for spring only (if missed deadline for fall or enrolled spring only)

June 22, 2016 for summer (submit separate application for summer available in May)

The scholarship will be processed after Census date* each semester because individual enrollment can fluctuate until Census date*.

- Undergraduate students

The scholarship is equal to 50% of student’s share of base tuition for in-state, regular on-campus credits, including 50% of Differential Tuition charges. Student’s share of base tuition is base tuition minus the College Opportunity Fund stipend. The amount is rounded to the nearest dollar and will be determined after Census date* each semester. The amount does not include 50% of fees, charges, or program fees.

- Graduate students

The scholarship is equal to 50% of Colorado Resident Graduate Tuition. The amount is rounded to the nearest dollar and will be determined after Census date* each semester. The amount does not include 50% of Graduate Differential Tuition, fees, charges, or program fees.

- Professional Veterinary Medicine (PVM) students

The scholarship is equal to 50% of Colorado Resident Graduate Tuition (not Professional Veterinary Medicine Tuition). The amount is rounded to the nearest dollar and will be determined after Census date* each semester. The amount does not include 50% of Graduate Differential Tuition, fees, charges, or program fees.

NOTES:

-The scholarship is equal to 50% of resident in-state tuition (even if student is classified as a non-resident/out-of-state for tuition purposes) as described above, not including Graduate Differential Tuition, fees, charges, or program fees.

-The amount for PVM students is 50% of Colorado Resident Graduate Tuition (not PVM Tuition), not including Graduate Differential Tuition, fees, charges, or program fees.

*Census date is the end of the regular schedule change (add/drop) period and is September 9, 2015 for Fall 2015; February 3, 2016, for Spring 2016; and June 22, 2016 for Summer 2016.

The student must be enrolled in regular on-campus credits. The following are not considered regular on-campus credits: Test-Out, Advanced Placement, CSU Online (Continuing Education), and Education Abroad credits. The student must be admitted to a degree-seeking program at CSU, CSU-Pueblo or CSU-Global. Students seeking Teacher Certification or Principal Licensure may do so at Colorado State University in Fort Collins.

This scholarship is not automatically renewed; it must be applied for each year, and the application submitted for summer if the student is attending in the summer.

There are certain eligibility criteria that both the student and the employee must meet in order to be eligible for this scholarship. These criteria are described in detail on the application form and the Frequently Asked Questions documents above.


Return completed applications to:

Student Financial Services
1065 Campus Delivery
Centennial Hall
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1065
Fax (970) 491-5010