Financial Aid and Tuition

You can complete your financial aid (FAFSA) application online and send in documents today. Complete the online forms and email completed documents to

The state of South Carolina, the federal government, and Midlands Technical College offer many different scholarships, loans, grants, and work-study programs. You can apply for all of these financial aid opportunities by filling out a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) on the Federal Student Aid website. Our school code for the FAFSA is 003993.

Financial Aid Resources

Getting started



Get help applying for the FAFSA

The Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) assists students and parents with completing the FAFSA. See upcoming financial aid workshops.

1098-T Tax Information

Through the 1098-T, Midlands Technical College reports amounts of qualified tuition and related expenses billed to students during the tax year and scholarships/grants posted to the student’s MTC account during the tax year. FAQs about the 1098-T


Important financial aid information is only sent via your MyMTC email accountCheck this account often to learn about items directly related to your financial aid status.


For full-time academic students who are residents of Richland County, tuition is $188 per academic credit hour. You may have additional expenses like books and transportation to campus. Tuition and fees are due upon registration. Statements will not be mailed for current semester charges. You can view your current account balance at any time through MyMTC.

Learn more about Tuition and Fee Information.
Learn more about how to pay Tuition.

Satisfactory Academic Progress

All students who receive federal or state financial aid must meet certain standards to keep receiving financial aid.
-Student must maintain a cumulative 2.0 GPA
-Student must maintain a 67% completion ratio of all attempted courses
-Student must complete their program of study within 150% of the total hours required to complete their program

Read the Full Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy
Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal Form


Were you selected for verification? Get more information about what verification is and what to do next.

Terms and Conditions

For important financial aid terms and conditions, click here.

Financial Aid Staff


Financial Aid Staff Title
Angela Williams Director
Regina Estwick Administrative Assistant
Angela King Counselor
Antwan Jacobs Counselor
Charles Jones Call Center Supervisor
Cheryl Lindsey Assistant Director, Airport Campus
Christine Jackson Counselor
Dianne Schurlock Administrative Specialist
Erin Summer Counselor
Gwendolyn Harris Senior Counselor
Marchel Williams Veteran Affairs Coordinator
Patrice Washington Data Coordinator
Renay Burchell Information Systems
Susan Scoff Veteran Affairs
Sylvia Mills Counselor, Northeast Campus
Vickie Muller Assistant Director, Technical Services
William Bassestt Data Programmer
Yolanda Smith Counselor


ALL MTC academic programs and some career training programs are eligible for VA benefits. Learn more about using your educational benefits.

Training Students

Payment plans, loans, and some scholarships are available for Training courses and programs. Learn more about Financial Aid for Training.

Contact Us

Student Financial Services

Phone: 803.738.7792
Toll-free: 800.922.8038


Airport Student Center | Room 254   
Beltline Student Center | Room 130
Northeast Center for Technology | Room 113

Financial Aid Programs

Lottery Tuition Assistance for South Carolina Students

Almost all students that qualify for in-state tuition rates can get lottery-funded tuition assistance, regardless of need. There is no special application required, just fill out your FAFSA!

  • Full-time and Part-time students (6 credit hour minimum) $110 per credit hour.

Please note: Recipients of the LIFE scholarship are not eligible for lottery funded tuition assistance.

LIFE Scholarship

LIFE is a merit-based scholarship that can help pay for tuition and books. LIFE scholarship recipients are not eligible for Lottery Tuition Assistance and must meet some eligibility requirements, including having a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

How much can you save?

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In your first year*

* Total tuition and fees (most current data available as of August 2018). Source: U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings and "IPEDS Student Financial Aid Component Overview Public Academic Reporters."

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