Educational assistance for classified staff

Classified Staff can apply for educational assistance through the various links below. Different benefits have different requirements, so be sure to follow the instructions carefully. Please reach out to us if you have any issues or questions.

Development Fund

Assistance for full or partial funding to attend workshops, seminars and classes.

Educational Leave

Work 50% full-time equivalent (FTE) while receiving salary equivalent to 75% FTE.

Grant-In-Aid Benefits

Paid tuition of 6 credits per semester (maximum 12 credits per fiscal year).

Joan Metcalf Cope Award

Funding award for tuition and student fees. Application deadlines are September 1st and/or February 1st, pending fund availability.

Classified Employee Family Opportunity