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The San Diego Promise is a two-year completion program for recent high school graduates enrolled full-time (12 units per semester). The program provides up to two years of free tuition to eligible students. Participation in the Promise program comes with a variety of benefits: an assigned peer mentor/success coach, specialized counseling and guidance support, and additional campus engagement opportunities.

SAN DIEGO PROMISE 2020-2021 ELIGIBILITY: 

ATTENTION! The San Diego Promise application for Class of 2020 high school graduates entering in Fall 2020 will be available in Spring 2020.
If you are a Class of 2020 high school graduate who will be attending City College in Fall 2020, you can do the following to begin the enrollment process for the San Diego Promise:


If you have questions about the Promise program at San Diego City College, please email sdpromisecity@sdccd.edu.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)San diego promise logo.

  • What is included in the Promise Scholarship?
  • What happens if I accidentally paid my fees?
  • What can I purchase at the bookstore?

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE PROMISE SCHOLARSHIP?

New students participating in Promise for 2018-19 will receive the following:

  • In-State tuition and health fees will be covered for Fall and Spring. Note: Student Parking and Student Rep Fees are not included.

  • Individualized support to help you complete your educational goals.

  • Assigned Peer Advocate

  • Individualized counseling and guidance support

*Students who meet program requirements in their first year may be eligible for free tuition in their second year.

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WHAT HAPPENS IF I ACCIDENTALLY PAID MY FEES?

Please contact your Promise Coordinator if you paid your fees. As a Promise student you are awarded a scholarship that will cover your tuition and fees after any eligible financial aid has been applied to your account.

WHAT CAN I PURCHASE AT THE BOOKSTORE?

Use of your Promise book grant is limited to textbooks and access codes for course required materials.

 

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