Learn about the Foster Care Tuition Waiver Program More Info
Beginning in spring 2022, youth who have spent all or some of their teenage years in foster care will be eligible to have their college tuition waived at public Delaware in-state schools (University of Delaware, Delaware State University, and Delaware Technical Community College).
If you are eligible for the tuition waiver and get accepted to UD, DSU, or Del Tech, you can attend, without having to worry about how to pay for college.
ALL tuition and fees (including books)
Year-round on-campus room and board (including meal plan) for full-time students at UD or DSU
You are eligible for the tuition waiver if you:
Eligible students must apply for any and all financial aid before being granted the tuition waiver for any leftover tuition and fees. Students may use the tuition waiver until they turn 27.
Once you are accepted to the school, or if you are a student currently enrolled at the school, please contact email@example.com to obtain a letter verifying your eligibility. You will provide this letter to the school according to their procedures.
Each school is in the process of identifying a point of contact for students who are interested in applying for the tuition waiver after acceptance. Once those points of contact are identified, their information will be listed here. In the meantime, if you have questions about the tuition waiver program or eligibility, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.