Staff Scholarships & Waivers
Effective April, 1, 2010, the eligibility requirement for the President’s Staff Scholarship Program, the Staff Council Staff Textbook Scholarship, and the Waiver of Required Fees for employees taking classes at UTEP was reduced from twelve (12) months to only six (6) months.
Staff Scholarship Program pays $300 tuition per semester for full-time
staff who have not already earned a bachelor’s degree. For more information on the President’s Staff Scholarship, contact the Office of Scholarships at ext.5478.
These applications were emailed to eligible staff May 2012.
The Staff Council Textbook Scholarship pays $200 per semester toward textbook expenses. For more information on the Staff Textbook Scholarship, contact a Staff Council member or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The applications will be available in June 2012.
The Waiver of
Required Fees program also applies to full-time UTEP employees who are
working toward an undergraduate degree which reduces the cost of each
class by about 75 percent. If you have any questions, please call the
Department of Human Resource Services at 747-5202. For more information on the Waiver of Required Fees, go to HR FORMS and select “Waiver of Required Fees for Employees” under Human Resources Forms.