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Tuition, Fees, and Waivers Policy - 50.06

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Howard Community College provides accessible, high-quality education at a reasonable cost to Howard County residents.  As part of the annual budget approval process, the college’s board of trustees sets tuition rates and authorizes the administration to establish the necessary instructional, facility, and administrative fees.

In compliance with state law, the board of trustees will  discount or waive tuition on a space available basis for specific categories of students.  Students qualifying for discounts or waivers are obligated to pay all additional college fees and materials charges. 

Information on employee tuition waivers can be found in policy 63.07, Benefits, and procedures 63.07.13, Tuition/Fee Reimbursement and 63.07.14, Tuition Waiver.  Information about State mandated and board of trustee approved waivers and discounts can be found on the college’s website.

Effective Date:  02/14/20

President's Office Use:  VPAF/VPSS

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