If you are a Senior Citizen, you may be eligible for Free Tuition.

If you are a Senior Citizen (60 years old or older) and you claim South Carolina as your state of residence, you may be eligible for free tuition at Lander University. In order to participate, a person must meet the following criteria:

  • Be admitted to Lander University
  • Be a SC Resident for at least 12 months

Interested senior citizens should complete the SC Residency Certification Form (PDF). Senior Citizens may enroll in classes where space is available starting the first day of class for the semester.

Please note that Senior Citizens are responsible for all charges that are not tuition. This includes, but is not limited to, general fees and course/lab fees.

For more information, see South Carolina Code of Laws: Title 59 - Education: Chapter 111. Article 5. Free Tuition for Residents Sixty Years of Age