UNLV now offers tuition assistance for classified employees’ spouses, domestic partners and dependents
UNLV is pleased to announce the application form is now available for UNLV Staff Enrichment Awards, which provide tuition assistance for spouses, domestic partners and dependents of classified employees.
UNLV is proud to be the first NSHE institution to offer such a program beginning fall 2018.
Classified employees’ spouses, domestic partners and dependents of a classified employee, who are admitted to UNLV as undergraduate students, may apply for the award each semester. The award may be used only for undergraduate courses, and may be used only for courses taken at UNLV.
Access the application form at this link. The deadline for applying is August 31, 2018. Once the application is reviewed, the Financial Aid office will process the award and the amount will be posted on the student's MyUNLV account.
Additional information is available through the Classified Staff Council website.
Course Credit Limits
There is no limit on the number of credits that will be covered for each term (Fall, Spring, Summer I, II and III).
The award amount will be equivalent to the current amount of the grant-in-aid benefit for professional employees paid for the undergraduate course work at UNLV. Currently, the amount is $152.61 per credit.
Maintenance of Award Eligibility
Recipients of the UNLV Staff Enrichment Award must meet the Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements as follows: