How Promise Pays Tuition

 

The Promise will pay or reimburse costs approximately four (4) weeks after the semester begins, after verification of completion of eligibility requirements. Students are notified via the email address(mycollegepromise@gcccd.edu) of the determination of their eligibility.

The Promise will NOT pay for tuition and mandatory fees for students who did not complete all eligibility requirements by the semester deadline. Students will receive a denial email and will be responsible for costs.

 

First Semester

 

The Promise pays costs after the semester deadline after determining eligibility. Students can choose one of the two (2) payment options below.

  1. DO NOT PAY at registration
    The Promise PAYS

    Students can register and attend classes with a balance and will NOT BE DROPPED for nonpayment.
    Students are notified of eligibility about 4 weeks after the semester begins. At this time, The Promise will pay the tuition and mandatory fees of eligible students.
  1. PAY at registration
    The Promise REIMBURSES

    Students are notified of eligibility about 4 weeks after the semester begins. At this time, The Promise will automatically reimburse the cost of tuition and mandatory fees of eligible students.

Current Students

When registering for classes in the following semester, current Promise students will NOT be charged tuition and mandatory fees for these classes.  The Promise will pay costs after the semester deadline, once eligibility is verified.

Students are notified of eligibility about 4 weeks after the semester begins. At this time, The Promise will pay the tuition and mandatory fees of eligible students.

Students who did not meet the eligibility requirements will be billed the cost of tuition and mandatory fees. They will receive a denial email and will be responsible for the costs.

 

Full-time in Fall and not awarded The Promise – Spring Eligibility

Students need to pay tuition and mandatory fees at registration. The Promise will review the completion of the four (4) requirements by the Spring deadline. The Promise will automatically reimburse students that have completed all requirements about two (2) weeks after the deadline.

 

Full-time in the first year and not awarded The Promise – 2nd Year Only Eligibility

Students need to pay tuition and mandatory fees at registration. The Promise will review the completion of the four (4) requirements by the Spring deadline. The Promise will automatically reimburse students that have completed all requirements about two (2) weeks after the deadline.