PVCC4U - 100%

PVCC4U Tuition Assistance Program Diverse Students

Fall 2021 Credit Class Schedule
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YOUR TUITION AND FEES COULD BE COVERED FOR FALL '21 AND SPRING '22!

Are you ready to earn your associate degree, transfer to a four-year college or university, or gain the skills necessary for landing a great job? PVCC is here for you, whatever your path. PVCC4U covers the full cost of tuition and fees for fall 2021 and spring 2022 semesters, for qualifying students. You may be covered...100%!

Eligibility Criteria

PVCC4U provides 100% of the cost of fall 2021 semester tuition and fees for in-state students who:

  • Have a family income of $100,000 or less or have been laid off or furloughed due to COVID-19
  • Enroll in fall semester in 6 credit hours or more
  • Have not already received a bachelor’s degree or higher

Tuition and fees will be covered in the spring 2022 semester for in-state students who:

  • Qualify and successfully complete 6 credit hours or more in the fall 2021 semester
  • Have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 or higher
  • Enroll in 6 credit hours or more in the spring semester

Even if you do not meet the above requirements, there are other sources of financial assistance available.  


How Do I Get Started?

The first step is to provide us with some basic information using the link below. Once we receive your information a PVCC Enrollment Coach will contact you and guide you through the application, financial aid and enrollment process...start to finish.

         START HERE

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible for PVCC4U?

New and continuing PVCC students who live in Virginia, have an adjusted gross family income of $100,000 or less and enroll in 6 or more credit hours during the fall 2021 semester. Students must complete the 2021-2022 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the financial aid process, and be deemed eligible to receive Federal Student Aid. 

What does PVCC4U cover?

PVCC4U covers the full cost of tuition and fees for credit hours taken during the fall 2021 semester and spring 2022 semester for students who meet all of the eligibility criteria.

How do I apply?

The first step is to complete and submit the "START HERE" form on this page. Once submitted, an enrollment coach will contact you with next steps.

How will I know if I am approved for PVCC4U?

Once you have completed and submitted the required "START HERE" form, an enrollment coach will confirm your next steps and eligibility. If you do not qualify for PVCC4U, you may qualify for other types of financial aid and scholarships. Your enrollment coach will discuss options with you.
 

Is there a minimum GPA required for PVCC4U?

Yes. To continue receiving PVCC4U funding in the spring 2022 semester, students must have a GPA of 2.0 and successfully complete 75% of fall '21 credits attempted. Students must be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements for the fall 2021 semester.

What happens if I withdraw from or fail a course after receiving PVCC4U funds?

Students must maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA to receive and maintain eligibility. To be eligible for funding in the spring 2022 semester, students must successfully complete 75% of fall credits attempted.

Are dual enrollment high school students eligible for PVCC4U assistance?

No. Dual enrolled high school students are not eligible to receive financial aid. However, students who graduate and enroll in regular programs may be eligible for the PVCC4U. 

How long does assistance from PVCC4U last?

Eligible students may receive funds during the fall 2021 and spring 2022 semesters. 

Are out-of-state or international students eligible for PVCC4U?

PVCC4U tuition assistance is limited to students who are residents of Virginia and eligible to receive Federal Student Aid.