Credits by Employee Type
Up to 12 credit hours during the academic year
Not to exceed 6 credit hours in any semester or term per academic year
Adjunct Faculty or Part-Time Employee
Up to 8 credit hours may be waived per academic year
Not to exceed 4 credit hours per semester or term
Adjunct faculty who are also enrolled in degree programs are considered students first; therefore, they will be reclassified as graduate lecturers and will not be eligible for tuition exemption benefits.
Non-student wage employees may not waive tuition for degree programs. Non-student wage employees that begin a degree-seeking program will be reclassified as student wage and will not be eligible for this benefit.
For non-degree programs, up to 8 credit hours may be waived per academic year; not to exceed 4 credit hours per semester or term.
*Academic year runs from mid-August to mid-August
*An exemption year includes the fall, spring, and summer terms
- For questions about the tuition exemption request form, application deadlines, the approval process, or tuition exemption payments, contact Student Accounts at email@example.com.
- For questions about the tuition exemption benefit policy, contact the Benefits department at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- For questions about the taxation of graduate courses paid with tuition exemption benefits, contact the Payroll department at email@example.com.