Philadelphia Returning to Learning Partnership

Philadelphia Returning to Learning

Immaculata University’s College of LifeLong Learning (CLL) is proud to announce its membership with the City of Philadelphia's Returning to Learning Partnership, which offers a 25% tuition discount to full-time City employees who wish to pursue an associate or bachelor’s  degree.

Through the Returning to Learning Partnership, full-time City of Philadelphia (COP) employees may choose any CLL degree program that is supported through accelerated  full- and part-term courses offered on weekdays, evenings and fully online. Learn more about CLL's academic programs.

IU offers full-time City of Philadelphia employees:

  • A 25% tuition discount for those who meet all requirements for admission to a CLL degree program
  • $50 CLL application fee waiver
  • The opportunity to meet for a pre-admission and transfer evaluation counseling appointment prior to submitting an application

GETTING STARTED: HOW TO APPLY FOR ADMISSION & THE COP DISCOUNT

  • Contact the Center for Adult Student Admissions to schedule an individual pre-admission transfer evaluation appointment: 610-647-4400 ext. 3524.
  • Complete an online application. Please note on the application that you are a City of Philadelphia employee.
  • Request that your previous college(s) official transcripts be sent to:

College of LifeLong Learning
1145 King Road
P.O. Box 722

Immaculata, PA 19345

  • If you are applying for financial aid, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Enter IU's school code: 003276.
  • Receive an admission decision letter from CLL.
  • Print, complete, and submit the City of Philadelphia Employee Verification Form and required documentation to Immaculata by sending the materials to the above address; or faxing them to 610-647-0215, Attn: College of LifeLong Learning; or emailing them to ckole@immaculata.edu.
  • Register for courses with your CLL academic advisor.
  • The tuition discount will be applied before the start of each semester once your eligibility is verified.

CURRENT IU STUDENTS AND THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA DISCOUNT

To be eligible for the discount:

  • Print, complete, and submit the City of Philadelphia Employee Verification Form and required documentation to Immaculata by sending the materials to the above address; or faxing them to 610-647-0215, Attn: College of LifeLong Learning; or emailing them to ckole@immaculata.edu.
  • Your verification form and letter must be submitted before the deadline, prior to the start of each semester or term enrolled.
  • Register for courses in the semester for which the discount is to be applied.

IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES

Deadlines for submission of employer verification form and letters:

  • SPRING – December 1, 2013
  • SUMMER – April 10, 2014
  • FALL – July 31, 2014

The City of Philadelphia Employee Tuition Discount applies only to the tuition charged to your account. You may receive only one discount. It does not apply to other charges, including but not limited to credit by examination, CLEP, parking, fees or fines, transcripts, or miscellaneous items.