Teacher Tuition Exemption

Human Resources

Teacher Tuition Exemption (TTE) Guidelines

Teacher Exemption Application

Eligibility

  • Applicant must be a certified teacher. Non-certified teachers or practitioners enrolled in alternate certification programs are not eligible.
  • Applicants must be employed as a teacher for the semester they are applying for tuition exemption.
  • Approval from supervisor.

Provisions

  • May register for courses being used in pursuit of a degree or certification endorsement for up to 6 college credit hours per regular semester.
  • May register for courses being used in pursuit of a degree or certification endorsement for up to 9 college credit hours per summer semester.
  • Supervisor must approve the employee’s application for tuition exemption.
  • Application must be emailed to Tuition.exemption@apsb.org before the indicated deadline. 
 
 
Teacher Tuition Exemption Deadlines and Credit
Semester Application Window Maximum Credit Hours
Spring October 15- November 15 6
Summer March 15- April 15 9
Fall May 15- June 15 6

 

  • If a change of course occurs, it is the employee's responsibility to contact Tuition.exemption@apsb.org within 48 hours of the change. 
  • Exemption can be declined if employee receives below C grades. 

Reimbursement

  • All hours as described above are eligible for exemption. 
  • Fees are not exempt (reimbursable) under this program. Employees are still subject to pay all fees associated with the courses they are enrolled in. 

Applying for Teacher Tuition Exemption Program

  • Complete the Teacher Tuition Exemption Application. 
  • Send the application to your supervisor for approval.
  • Once the supervisor signs the application, email the application to Tuition.exemption@apsb.org before the indicated deadline.
Teacher Tuition Exemption Deadlines and Credit
Semester Application Window Maximum Credit Hours
Spring October 15- November 15 6
Summer March 15- April 15 9
Fall May 15- June 15 6

 

  • Applications will only be accepted during the respective windows.
  • Please do not send applications for multiple semesters at once.

Southeastern Louisiana University Students

  • Please submit an original Teacher Tuition Exemption Receivables Form directly to SELU. SELU will not accept copies.