Community Colleges of Spokane may grant tuition waivers for state-support college
credit classes to resident senior citizens who are at least 60 years of age
by the first day of instruction of the quarter during which enrollment is desired
and are a resident of Washington, regardless of length of such residency.
- A fee of $2.50 per class (with a maximum of two classes for $5) will be charged.
- Class fees and parking are additional.
- Registration must be made in person and will only be accepted on the third through
fifth instructional days of the class on a space-available basis.
- Senior citizens interested in this waiver will not be allowed to create a space
by initially enrolling and paying regular tuition and course fees and then withdrawing
in order to participate in the waiver program.
- Waivers shall not be granted to individuals who plan to use credits earned to
improve status for credentialing or salary schedule purposes.
WA State/Public Higher Education Employee Tuition Waiver
Permanent Washington state employees employed 50 percent or more may register on a
space-available basis using the Washington State Employee/Public Higher Education Employee Tuition
Waiver Form CCS Employees may use
CCS Employee Tuition Waiver form. Persons wishing to use a waiver may register
on the third through fifth days of the quarter and must present the completed waiver
form and the SFCC Registration/Add/Drop Form to the admissions office. The cost is $25 per class.
Students are responsible for any additional charges such as class fees, books, photo
ID, parking fee, technology fee, etc. Students enrolled in over 6 credits will be
charged at the regular tuition rate. Please contact the Admission/Registration Office
at (509) 533-3512 with any questions.
Note: Employees in the K-12 systems are not eligible for the WA State Employee Waiver.
This waiver cannot be used for Continuing Education classes or WAOL Distance Learning
For more information, please call (509) 533-3512.