30 Credit Hour Standard Program

30 Credit Hour Standard Program provides a tuition waiver for summer semester when you achieve 30 credits within the academic year. The waiver is 50% of the cost of tuition up to 12 credits.

To be eligible for 30 Credit Hour Standard, a student must:

Be new or transfer students with fewer than 12 college credits who begin in the fall semester (starting Fall 2017) must meet the following eligibilty requirements:

  • Complete at least 30 or more credit hours in a three-semester (fall, spring and summer) academic year
  • Maintain consecutive enrollment each semester throughout the year, including summer term
  • Earn a satisfactory grade for pass/fail classes or a grade of C or higher for all graded classes
  • Declare or reaffirm a program of academic study
  • accumulate fewer than 90 credits
  • Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form at fafsa.ed.gov
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Sign a 30 Credit Hour Standard Program Agreement Form

For more information, visit tri-c.edu/tuitionrewards