Tuition Assistance Application Open for 2024-2025 School Year

Tuition Assistance Application Open for 2024-2025 School Year

Virtual Information Session -  4/29 @ 5 PM
Rio will be hosting a virtual Information Session for the Dual Tuition Assistance Process on Monday, April 29th at 5PM.  Rio will also be recording this and will share it on this page for reference. The Rio Dual TA Info Session Meeting Details can be found here
Rio Salado Dual Enrollment Tuition Assistance Info Session
Monday, April 29, 2024 5:00 PM | 1 hour 
Meeting number: 2481 246 5747
Password: A9Bp5CFMkE6
You can Join by video system: Dial
You can also dial and enter your meeting number.
OR You can Join by phone +1-602-666-0783 United States Toll (Phoenix)
Access code: 248 124 65747

Rio Salado Tuition Assistance Overview

All applications for Rio Salado tuition assistance must meet the following requirements.

  • Applicants must be fully admitted to Rio Salado College (no charge for this).
  • New students: Get admitted to Rio Salado - online application
  • Complete the Admissions process by submitting:
    • Color copy of High School ID AND Birth Certificate, OR valid AZ State ID, Permit OR Driver's license, OR SIGNED US passport
    • Financial Responsibility/ Consent Form
    • Transcript showing GPA of 2.6 or higher (Juniors/ Seniors only)
    • Edready College Reading Test - website (Freshmen/ Sophomores)

Students must be able to show financial need by providing one of the following:

  • Copy of 2023 federal tax form 1040 (no extensions considered), showing that the Adjusted Gross Income is less than the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services Poverty Guidelines
  • OR 
    Award letter (dated within 12 months of application) of a household member’s participation in any of the following benefits programs: Free or Reduced Lunch, Supplemental Social Security, Food Stamps, TANF, WIC or AHCCCS.

The Tuition Assistance application can be found here on the Rio Salado Dual web page.

The Priority Deadline is Monday, June 10, 2024
The Final Deadline is Friday, August 30, 2024