Student Accounting

Tuition Waivers

COVID-19 : State of Florida Employee Waiver Submittal 

Due to Covid-19, we will continue using the process listed below for State of Florida Employee Tuition Waivers.  The following 2 steps must be completed  in order to receive the waiver:

 1. Students will be required to sign the waiver form and have their immediate supervisor also sign.  Immediate supervisors should do one of the following:

          a. Docusign the waiver form and email to
          b. Email and indicate in the email that you approve of the waiver.
          c. Sign the form and mail to:
                                                      UCO-Student Accounting
                                                      Attn:  Kathryn Keller
                                                      University of South Florida
                                                      4202 Fowler Ave ALN 147
                                                      Tampa, FL  33620

2. Students must send a screenshot of employment verification to or include with mailed waiver form (include student ID number).

Note:  As soon as possible, the Agency Head/Designee signature should be obtained and the original form should be mailed to the Student Accounting at the address above.


Waiver Submittal: If you are a registered student at USF and have one of the following waivers:

  • Intern Certificate of Participation
  • State of Florida Employee
  • DCF
  • Dependent of Deceased - First Responders

The waiver forms can be brought in person to Tampa Campus SVC 1039 or mailed to:

UCO-Student Accounting
ATTN: Kathryn Keller
University of South Florida
4202 E. Fowler Ave ALN 147
Tampa, FL 33620 

Any paperwork submitted should have your University ID # (not your Social Security Number) on it. If you have not been assigned an USF ID, please submit your paperwork to the Admissions Office.

Waivers cannot be faxed. We must receive the original copy of the tuition waiver in order for it to be processed. Please allow sufficient time for the waiver to be received by the deadline date.

USF EMPLOYEES: USF Employee Tuition Waivers are now turned into SVC 2172 and may have a different submission deadline than listed below. Please check Human Resources' web page for more information, Employee Tuition ProgramWaivers for other programs not listed are submitted by the office or committee approving the waiver.

If you have a question about your tuition waiver please email:

Waiver Submission Deadlines

  • Spring 2021: January 14, 2021
  • Summer 2020: (all sessions) May 21, 2020
  • Fall 2020: August 27, 2020

Waiver Information

Please note: None of the waivers listed below can be used to cover Self-Funded, Market Rate, Cost Recovery, Sponsored Institute or Study Abroad courses.