BYU-Pathway students are eligible to receive the Heber J. Grant Tuition Discount!
Thanks to generous donations, this tuition discount applies to all courses associated with PathwayConnect and online degree programs from BYU-Idaho and Ensign College, supported by BYU-Pathway.
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How it works
To be eligible to receive this tuition discount, students must:
Applyto BYU-Pathway Worldwide and register for courses.
- Complete an interactive lesson about principles of self-reliance. The lesson will become available in your
student portalafter you enroll in BYU-Pathway. Reviewthe FAQs belowfor additional details and requirements for receiving and keeping the scholarship throughout your time with BYU-Pathway.
Please carefully read the following requirements:
PathwayConnect students must (1)
Students will continue to receive the discount automatically for the duration of PathwayConnect (three terms). Students will need to reapply when they enroll in an online degree program.
Online Degrees or Certificates
Students enrolling in an online degree program will need to (1) apply at the beginning of their program and (2) be registered for courses at least three days before the start of each semester. Students must reapply every two years to keep the discount.
- Returned Missionary Scholarship: Any student who has returned from a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during the past 60 months is eligible for a
25% tuition discount. (This includes missionaries who did not complete their entire mission.) Returned missionaries must also be registered for courses at least three days before the start of each semester to be eligible. This scholarship is available to both PathwayConnect and online degree-seeking students and is awarded automatically.
- Needs-based Scholarship: Once enrolled, students can work with an assigned mentor, who will help determine if the student is eligible for a needs-based scholarship. (This scholarship is limited to one semester during the first year of enrollment.)
- Reduced Tuition: The price of tuition for students who start their degree through BYU-Pathway Worldwide’s PathwayConnect is significantly reduced. Reduced tuition is automatically given to every student who starts their degree through PathwayConnect — and you keep the lower cost for your entire degree program!
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Once you receive the Heber J. Grant Tuition Discount, it will be automatically applied to future terms of PathwayConnect. You do not need to reapply.
If you continue to an online degree program after PathwayConnect, you will need to apply again to receive the discount for your online degree courses (discount percentages are subject to change).
You will need to apply at the beginning of your online degree program and reapply every two years.
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About Heber J. Grant
Heber J. Grant served as president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1918–1945, leading the Church through the difficult economic times of the Great Depression and World War II. Heber J. Grant was known for his persistence and determination, his love of learning, and his focus on self-reliance. BYU-Pathway students receiving this discount are encouraged to set goals to share their talents and develop the characteristics needed for continued success.
Receiving a scholarship has blessed my life by helping me improve my skills.... It helps me understand education in a way that I never thought before.