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Employee Tuition Benefits From K2W Partners

Attention Employees:
Are you a current employee of one of our below employer partners? Your employer could be giving you free money to help pay for your CBE degree or certificate!

Read more below.

Why should you use your employer tuition benefits?

According to a study administered by Accenture and designed by the Lumina Foundation and health insurer Cigna, education reimbursement program participants were 10 percent more likely to be promoted, 7.5 percent more likely to be transferred to a different job within Cigna, and 8 percent more likely to stay at the company. These same employees believed that their participation led to increased confidence, motivation, knowledge and skills, recognition and support from managers and colleagues, and personal achievement.

If your employer is not listed below, contact Anna Citrenbaum at ACitrenbaum@LFCC.edu or 540.868.9745 to help you find out what tuition benefits you’re entitled to!

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Valley Health

Valley Health

After 6 months of employment, full-time and part-time employees can receive up to 100% tuition cost for 9 credits per semester for a grade of B or better (or a PASS for pass/fail courses). Full-time employees: maximum $5,250 per calendar year; Part-time employees: maximum $2,625 per calendar year; Other stipulations: Must be job related, must complete trial employment period, must attain "meets standards" or above on job performance, no corrective actions more serious than written warning in previous 6 months, must repay when receiving a grade of D or worse.

Valley Health Employee Well Being Guide
Fauquier Hospital

Fauquier Health

After initial 90 days of employment, full-time and part-time employees can receive the following rates for a grade of C or better (or a PASS for pass/fail courses): Full-time employees: maximum $5,250 per calendar year; Part-time employees: maximum $5,000 per calendar year

Fauquier Health website
Winchester City Public Schools

Winchester City Public Schools

Employees will be reimbursed 100% not to exceed $600 per course for a maximum amount of $1,800 per fiscal year after submitting required documentation. Tuition assistance shall be limited to budget funds for the fiscal year (July 1 – June 30). If the number of applicants exceeds funds available, tuition assistance will be awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis, according to the date received. Upon completion of course(s), employees must remain employed by Winchester Public Schools for one year or repay 50% of the total reimbursement provided.

Winchester Public Schools Tuition Assistance Program Application
Frederick County Public Schools

Frederick County Public Schools

$300 per class for up to 3 classes for Associates/Bachelors; $425 per class for up to 3 classes for Masters/Doctorate. Tuition assistance is for full time employees only.

Frederick County Public Schools Tuition Reimbursement
Shenandoah County Public Schools

Shenandoah County Public Schools

Available for licensed/certified staff only. $1,500/year for masters degree in teaching area with prior approval from Director of Finance and contract signed for 3-year commitment to SCPS. Or, $400/5-year recertification cycle for job-related courses with application and prior approval.

Shenandoah County Public Schools Education Assistance/Tuition Reimbursement


Full-time employees with at least one year of continuous service who wish to pursue job-related college courses, certifications or other professional growth are eligible for up to $4000 in tuition reimbursement annually, provided they earn a grade of C or better in each course.

Learn more about what Shentel offers you as an employee.
Grafton Integrated Health Network

Grafton Integrated Health Network

Reimbursement for accredited college courses (undergraduate and graduate) relevant to current job or near term need for Grafton IHN; certain programs and/or course(s) may be eligible for advance tuition payments based on the needs of the organization. Tuition reimbursement is $300 per credit hour for undergraduate courses and $460 for graduate level courses; Maximum annual benefit for full-time employees is $5,250; Maximum annual benefit for part-time employees is $2,625.

Grafton Employee Benefits

Attention Employers:

Helping employees gain a college education is a beneficial investment. According to a white paper posted by the Lumina Foundation in November 2016, an analysis of Discover Financial Services’ tuition reimbursement program found that for every dollar of their $7.6M investment in tuition assistance from 2010 to 2013, the company got back its invested $1 and avoided another $1.44 in talent management costs – an overall ROI of 144% and a net savings of $10.9M.

Tuition assistance benefits can also help you:
  • Retain current employees with greater chances for upward mobility
  • Maintain/increase employee satisfaction and loyalty
  • Keep employees current on evolving skill sets required for your organization
  • Attract future talent
  • Maintain/increase innovation and productivity
  • Fill in gaps of needed talent requirements to be able to deliver on business strategy with lower training costs
If your organization is not listed, contact Anna Citrenbaum at ACitrenbaum@LFCC.edu or 540.868.9745 to help spread the word about the tuition assistance policies you offer and how it can ultimately boost your bottom line.