Types of Financial Aid | Technical College of the LowCountry

Types of Financial Aid


College at a real deal.

TCL is the perfect place to pursue college or a new career. With S.C. Lottery Tuition Assistance, full-time tuition is less than $1,000 a semester for S.C. residents.  In addition, many students qualify for other financial aid and scholarship assistance. In fact, many attend TCL for free. What does this all mean for you? It means an affordable college education is within your reach.


Federal Pell Grant

View the video below if you have questions on how you can go about obtaining the Pell Grant and its application process.

Federal Work Study Application

Learn more about the Federal Work Study program with this video and you can view the Work Study application here.

Veterans Administration (GI Bill) and Application

Learn more about the the various financial opportunities that are awarded to Veterans in the military. You can find the application here.


Additional SC financial aid information can be found here.


Students have a wide variety of scholarships available to them. Learn how to take advantage of these opportunities. Take a look here.


While there are scholarships available to students, there are also plenty of loans that students can use to their advantage in furthering their education. Learn the ins and outs of what education loans such as federal loans or even Applying for a Private Education Student Loan can do for you.