For those eligible, there are some ways you might get financial assistance to help you pay for your courses. These include:
Selected job training programs have been approved by the CT Department of Veterans Affairs for funding with veteran GI Bill® benefits. The Veterans Oasis Center is located in Room 424 on our campus. More information about eligible programs and the application process are available by contacting our veterans services staff.
SNAP E & T – Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Education and Training
SNAP E & T program provides FREE career training to participants who meet eligibility requirements. If you are receiving SNAP in Connecticut, and not receiving financial assistance from the Temporary Family Assistance program, you may be eligible. Our SNAP Coordinator will determine your eligibility and help you select a program that meets your needs.
Joette Johnson , (860) 906-5029, Room 314C.
WIOA – Workforce and Innovation Act
WIOA funds are available to those who qualify and will cover tuition on a variety of class offerings. For more information on how to apply for the program, visit the American Job Center at your local CT Department of Labor.
For more information on WIOA- eligible certificates: Email: Odile Dilone, Continuing Education Coordinator, or call: (860) 906-5141.
Third Party Tuition Authorization
If your employer, or other organization, is going to pay for your class, a tuition authorization letter needs to be completed before you can enroll in the course. The authorization letter should be printed on company letterhead, and must include the following information: student name, course title, course CRN, dates, times, and a promise to pay, as well as the address where the invoice is to be sent. Please contact our Customer Service Center, (860) 906-5130, for more information about tuition authorization letters.
We have payment plans available for some of our career training certificates. To learn more, please call our Customer Service Center at (860) 906-5130.