Unemployment Educational Benefits & Waiver
Individuals currently receiving state unemployment benefits may qualify for New Jerseyâ€™s Workforce Development Partnership Program which assist financially to obtain training for approved training programs. Your Workforce Development Partnership counselor must approve benefits before you enroll in a training program.Â It is strongly that interested individuals also apply for Federal and NJ State financial aid assistance by completing the Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/, indicating the college of your choice prior to submittal.
How do I use my unemployment workforce allocation to pay for college?
On receipt of your “unemployment tuition waiver” from the Department of Labor follow steps:
- Complete – Unemployment Tuition Waiver Request (Contact theÂ Bursar Office for details)Â Visit the Office of Financial Aid to obtain signed approval of your CCM waiver.
- Visit the Bursar Office, located in the Student Community Center with your signed waiver.