Tuition Assistance Programs for SUNY Employees

Guidelines for Employees in Academic Affairs

GUIDELINES FOR TUITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
State University of New York at Oswego


UUP Tuition Assistance Program
Application is made through the Office of Extended Learning, 166 Campus Center, x2270.  This program waives full tuition expenses for UUP employees for one course per semester or session.  Courses under this program are offered on a space available basis.

PEF Workshop and Seminar Reimbursement (WSR) Programs
Public Employees Federation (PEF) represented employees may be eligible for reimbursement for qualifying education expenses incurred during the 2013-2014 fiscal year.  For more details please visit https://www.goer.ny.gov/Training_Development/PEF/index.cfm 

NYS & CSEA Partnership Tuition Benefits (formerly LEAP)
Applications are available through the Office of Human Resources, 410 Culkin Hall, or by calling 1-800-253-4332.  This year the program provides one tuition benefit, for a maximum of four credits at $232 per credit.  See www.nyscseapartnership.org for more information.

SUNY B-140W Tuition Waiver Program
Application is made directly through the Provost's Office, 702 Culkin Hall or darlene.abrantes@oswego.edu.  Documentation of other tuition support requests/payments is required.  This program is used for supplemental support AFTER the full-time employee has sought/received support from other sources.  Actual support received varies, but traditionally maximum amounts are 75% for either graduate or undergraduate coursework for the first course and 50% for the second course up to two courses per semester.

NOTE: B-140W funds are available on a "first come-first served" basis.  The B-140 Application can be found at: http://www.oswego.edu/administration/provost/operations/SUNY_B-140W_form.pdf and should be filed as soon as possible. Be sure to obtain all of the necessary signatures prior to sending it to the Provost's Office.

If you have any questions about any of the above programs, please contact the Office of Human Resources, extension 2230, 410 Culkin Hall.