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State Employee and Veteran Tuition Waiver Details

Tuition Waiver Details and Important Dates for Washington State Employees*, Members of the Washington State National Guard, and Eligible Veterans**
** see RCW 28B.15.621 for details on veteran eligibility.


Washington State Employees, Members of the Washington State National Guard, and Veterans can waive up to 6 eligible credits (see Registration for details).


Costs Include (but are not limited to):
$30 waiver processing fee
$40 non-matriculated fee, once an academic year if applicable
$[variable] books
$[variable] course fees
$[variable] mandatory fees (listed here:
$40 web course fee per online class
If you choose to pay tuition to pre-enroll in courses or be added into a full course, your account will not immediately reflect the correct tuition. You will be updated via e-mail when your final tuition liability has been posted.


Important Dates

QuarterWaiver Form DueRegistration DateLate Waiver Registration Date
Summer 2019Not Waiver Eligible
Fall 20199/4/20199/27/20199/28/2019
Winter 202012/13/191/9/20201/10/2020
Spring 20203/10/20204/1/20204/3/2020


*Note Regarding Public School Employees: Public School Employees are considered school district employees rather than Washington State Employees, but may use the waiver if eligible under the following conditions as determined by the Washington State Legislature under RCW 28b.15.558:

(3) The waivers available to state employees under this section shall also be available to teachers and other certificated instructional staff employed at public common and vocational schools, holding or seeking a valid endorsement and assignment in a state-identified shortage area.

(4) The waivers available under this section shall also be available to classified staff employed at K-12 public schools when used for coursework relevant to the work assignment.


For additional information, please contact Registrar Services at 509-963-3001.

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