Human Resources

Tuition Waiver & Remission

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Tuition Waiver

Full-time employees, spouses, domestic partner and dependent children receive free tuition at any UMASS campus (excluding the MD program at UMass Worcester). 
Regular part-time employees receive 7 tuition-free credits per semester or summer.  If you are enrolled in courses through the Division of Corporate, Continuing, and Distance Education, the tuition waiver is 50%. 

Tuition Remission

Full-time employees, their spouses and dependent children enrolled in a full-time state supported program at any Massachusetts state college, community college, or university receive free tuition.  If you are enrolled in courses through the Division of Continuing Education, the tuition waiver is 50%.

Note - all fees, books and other course materials are the employee's responsibility. 

Click here for the Tuition Waiver & Remission Form (PDF) - All forms should be completed and sent to the Human Resources Office for approval.  Once approved, you will be able to submit it to the respective campus for proper credit.

Click here for the Tuition Waiver Policy (PDF)

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