Military Honoree Tuition Waiver

Per Florida Statute 1009.26(8b), the college shall waive undergraduate tuition for each recipient of a Purple Heart or another combat decoration superior in precedence who:

  1. is enrolled as a full-time or part-time student in an undergraduate program that terminates in a degree or certificate
  2. is currently, and was at the time of the military action that resulted in the awarding of the Purple Heart or other combat decoration superior in precedence, a resident of Florida; and
  3. submits to the college the DD-214 form issued at the time of separation from service as documentation that the student has received a Purple Heart or another combat decoration superior in precedence.

Such a waiver for a Purple Heart recipient or recipient of another combat decoration superior in precedence shall be applicable for 110 percent of the number of required credit hours of the degree or certificate program in which the student is enrolled.

The student must complete CF's Waiver for Recipients of Purple Heart of Superior Combat Decorations form located in the financial aid forms section of CF's website.