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Tuition Remission (PHP)

PHP members are eligible for one tuition remission undergraduate or graduate degree for themselves or their spouse, registered domestic partner or IRS tax dependent.  Additionally, PHP members who have completed 8 years of service, will be eligible for a second tuition remission undergraduate or graduate degree for themselves or their spouse, registered domestic partner or IRS tax dependent.

For more information about eligibility, application process, programs excluded, taxation and required documentation, please visit:

https://www.usfca.edu/HR/Benefits/Tuition/

For questions about tuition remission, email tuitionremission@usfca.edu.

The latest list of impacted and unavailable programs for tuition remission includes Law, Masters in Science and Financial Analysis, Marriage and Family Therapy (main campus), Master of Science in Nursing (Clinical Nurse Leader MEO), Master of Arts in Organization and Leadership with a concentration in Higher Education & Student Affairs.  

Please note that this benefit could be taxable. Graduate courses taken by a spouse/LDA or IRS tax dependent children, or undergraduate courses taken by an LDA are taxable. Employees taking graduate courses may also be taxed unless they qualify for the working condition tax exclusion based on IRS guidelines.