Paid Tuition & Fees through Summer

Wanting to learn new skills, get a better career or secure a brighter future? It just got a little easier. The Technical College of the Lowcountry is offering paid tuition and fees* through the summer 2022 semester, thanks to a combination of newly available federal, state and private funding sources. This promise is our way of showing that we believe in our students and in higher education. 

Who Is Eligible?

TCL’s paid tuition program is available to South Carolina residents with a desire to begin or continue their education, including:

  • Adults with some college
  • Adults with no college
  • Recent high school graduates

All college-eligible students who enroll in a TCL academic program for six credit hours or more per semester are eligible for TCL’s paid tuition program for the spring and summer 2022 semesters.

*Includes required fees. Does not include books or required supplies. Does not apply to Dual Enrollment and/or Transient Students.

How Do I Qualify?

To qualify for TCL’s paid tuition program, students must complete a 2021-2022 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), or FAFSA waiver (if applicable). Some types of aid require an additional signed affidavit. Please check your TCL email.

HERFF Funds Application

Take the Next Step

New Students

Follow these steps to get started at TCL. First up, choose your program pathway and then submit your admissions application online. Contact admissions with any questions you may have.

Current Students

Talk with your advisor, get registered for spring and summer 2022 classes, and make sure your FAFSA is good to go. We’ll take care of the rest!

Note: The Financial Aid and Business Offices are in the process of setting this up, so it will take some time for your bill to be updated.