Tuition Waivers


  • Tuition waiver is based on the in-state tuition rate per credit hour

  • Status on 1st day of class determines eligibility for waiver 

  • Apply early to help with registration expenses for each semester

  • Waiver is for tuition only and does not apply to non-credit classes, assessment fees, books, or any other fee collected by the College, the student is responsible for these charges.

  • The last day to apply for admission is the last day to apply for tuition exemption.

 

                                

 

SEARK Employee, Spouse, Dependent Tuition Waiver: Upon admission to SEARK College, all full-time SEARK College employees, their spouse, and dependent children (children under age 24 at the time of registration) may qualify for a tuition waiver for Southeast Arkansas College credit courses. Employment status on first day of class determines eligibility for waiver.

SEARK ADJUNCT Employee/Spouse/Dependent Tuition Waiver:  Upon admission to SEARK College, all SEARK College ADJUNCT employees, their spouse, and dependent children (children under age 24 at the time of registration) may qualify for a tuition waiver for up to ONE three (3) hour academic course (or three hours tuition amount towards a course with more hours) at Southeast Arkansas College during the semester of employment. Employment status on first day of class determines eligibility for waiver.

Age Exempt Tuition Waiver: Upon review of admission to SEARK College, Arkansas residents who are 60 years of age and older are entitled to attend college credit classes at SEARK College without a tuition charge.   There is no need for an application.

Public Safety Employee Tuition Waiver: Upon admission to SEARK, all full-time municipal and county public safety officers and firefighters within our six county service area – Jefferson, Cleveland, Desha, Drew, Grant and Lincoln counties may qualify for a tuition waiver.  Public Safety officers and firefighters include: city fire department city police department, county sheriff’s office and SEARK security.  Does not include officers of correctional institutional or other educational institutions police department employees or security officers.

Jefferson County School District and Correctional Officer’s Tuition Waiver:  Upon admission to SEARK College, all full-time public and private school district faculty and staff, and full-time officers of correctional institutions employed within Jefferson County may qualify for a tuition waiver of up to ONE three (3) hour academic course (or three hours tuition amount towards a course with more hours) at Southeast Arkansas College.

US Veteran Tuition Waiver: Upon admission to SEARK College, a certified US Veteran may qualify for a tuition waiver for up to ONE three (3) hour academic course (or three hours tuition amount towards a course with more hours) at Southeast Arkansas College. 


 

SEARK ADJUNCT Employee Dependent Exemption

SEARK Employee Dependent Exemption

Public Safety Employee Exemption

Tuition Exemption (Full time Jefferson County School District employees)

Tuition Exemption (Full time Jefferson County Correction officers)

US Veteran 3 Hr Tuition Exemption

Veteran Certification Request Form


 

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