Officers - College Tuition Scholarship Program

For eligible dependent children of full-time regular salaried Officers, a College Tuition Scholarship (CTS) pays 50% of a student’s undergraduate tuition (up to an annually defined limit) for up to eight semesters. Officers hired after July 1, 2011 must meet a 4-year service requirement for eligibility. To receive this benefit, Officers must submit the application paperwork each term.

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Fall 2017 CTS Reminder

Your employment at Columbia, or at other nonprofit or governmental entities, may entitle you to certain loan forgiveness under the US Department of Education’s Public Loan Forgiveness Program. Questions about eligibility and qualifying loan payments must be directed to the US Department of Education. For more information, please carefully review the information provided by the U.S. Department of Education(link is external).