Gateway to host FREE Tuition Information Session Nov. 3 | GCTC

Gateway to host FREE Tuition Information Session Nov. 3

Published on Nov 1, 2021

Gateway Community & Technical College is hosting a FREE Tuition Information Session Wednesday, Nov. 3 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Urban Metro Campus at 516 Madison Ave. in Covington, Ky.

Gateway Admission, Advising, and Financial Aid staff will be on hand to help get new students ready for the Spring Semester.

Attendees will be able to tour Gateway’s Urban Metro Campus, receive admissions guidance, learn about financial aid assistance, take Gateway’s new student orientation, and schedule an advising appointment!

Gateway is offering free tuition through a scholarship that is available to any first time Gateway student or any previous Gateway student who has taken at least a year off.

Free Tuition Scholarship Criteria

  • Eligible recipients must be a first time Gateway/KCTCS student or have been gone for over a year.
  • Complete a 2021-2022 FAFSA application (they don't need to be eligible for aid).
  • If the recipient is a Kentucky resident, they must complete a Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship Application (not required if pursuing an Associate in Arts or Associate in Science degree). Students do not need to enroll in a Work Ready eligible program to be eligible for this scholarship.
  • They must enroll as a credential-seeking student, taking courses toward earning a college credential. Only courses required in degree program are eligible for free tuition.
  • Apply for free tuition scholarship by Nov. 15, 2021.
  • Recipients must be enrolled in a minimum of six Gateway credit hours at the time award is made and have Gateway listed as home campus.
  • Recipients must be enrolled in classes by Nov. 29, 2021.

The deadline to apply for free tuition is Nov. 15, 2021.

This is a “last-dollar in” tuition only scholarship, meaning after all other financial aid or third-party payments (excluding student loans) are applied, the scholarship will cover the remaining tuition balance. Funding is limited and will be awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Free Parking is available in the Midtown City Garage located at 5th and Scott Boulevard. Bring you parking ticket with you for validation.

For more information about FREE tuition, scholarship criteria or to see what program is right for you, go to