Skip to main content

School of Technical & Professional Specialties

Scholarships & Financial Aid


Funds for the School of Applied Technology (SAT) Scholarship are no longer available for the remainder of this academic year. Please check again in August for availability.

Students who need College Academic Readiness courses may apply for the SAT Readiness Scholarship.

Most other scholarships and tuition waivers are available through the SLCC Scholarship Office.

Depending on the program that you are enrolling in, your options may vary. If you have any questions about the process, please email us at



Credit Program Students

  1. Apply to the college at Application for Admission
  2. Complete your assessment – students will either need to submit SAT (not to be confused with SLCC’s SAT programs) or ACT scores or take the Accuplacer placement test
  3. Attend new student orientation.
  4. Register for classes
  5. Pay your tuition

Applied Technology Programs

If you’re starting at the SAT, your enrollment advisor will give you a cost estimate detailing tuition and fees for your program. Costs for Utah residents include:

  • Tuition - $2.45 per clock hour
  • Fees - 16 cents per clock hour
  • Application - $20
  • Books and supplies: Costs vary depending on the courses you take
  • International Student Tuition - $8.39 per clock hour

Paying Tuition

  • For new SAT students, payment is due prior to registering for your courses.
  • After the initial course registration, when you’re registered into your next courses, payment is due within 3 business days.
  • If you rely on VA or Pell grants, or a community or government agency, your funding must be secured before you register for courses.

Steps To Apply for Financial Aid

  1. Student applies online using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
    • Go to FAFSA
    • Enter SLCC Federal School Code: 005220
    • Use IRS Data Retrieval Tool when possible
  1. SLCC Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships (OFAS) receives FAFSA data and requests information.
    • Monitor your BruinMail and texts for messages from the OFAS
    • Requested information is found on MySLCC
  1. Submit requested information to OFAS through online verification.
  2. SLCC OFAS reviews information and corrects FAFSA data, if necessary. Corrections will be processed through the federal processor.
  3. SLCC OFAS determines eligibility for aid and sends award notification to your BruinMail.
  4. Student reviews award notification and completes all requirements for awards they wish to accept.
  5. Student may set up direct deposit refunds in SLCCPay+, which is the fastest refund option. If you do not set up direct deposit, your requested funds will be by check to your current mailing address.
  1. SLCC OFAS transfers aid to the Cashiers Office about 5 working days after the student begins classes.
    • Student must be enrolled, making progress and meet all aid requirements
    • If the amount of student’s aid exceeds their charges, student will be eligible for a refund

Pell Eligible Programs

  • Air Conditioning/Heating/Refrigeration
  • Automation and Instrumentation Technician
  • Certified Electronics Technician
  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Commercial Baking Certificate
  • Commercial Foods Certificate
  • Diesel Service Technician
  • Graphic Technician
  • Medical Coding & Billing
  • Medical Office Administration
  • Web Programmer
  • Web Site Designer
  • Welding


Apprenticeship Students

Students participating in apprenticeship programs are not eligible for Federal Financial Aid, however they may be eligible for scholarships. Apprenticeships do have a reduced tuition rate for their coursework.