Denver Public School 2020 Graduates

In support of our Denver Public Schools community, CCD established the DPS Graduate free-tuition program during the fall 2020 semester. To help DPS 2020 graduating students continue on their educational journey while staying safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, CCD offered free tuition and no associated fees for all 2020 DPS grads, including undocumented students. 

The deadline to apply for the 2020 DPS Graduate free-tuition program has passed.

Next Steps for Students that Applied:

1. You Completed your CCD Application by July 22, 2020. 

If you missed the deadline to apply, you can still apply to CCD. While you will not be eligible for the 2020 DPS free-tuition program, CCD does accept applications year-around. To apply, visit

2. You Completed the DPS 2020 Graduate questionnaire by July 22, 2020.

The questionnaire has closed and no additional students are able eligible to complete this deadline.

3. You Completed a 2020-2021 Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA) or an Income Information Form by July 31, 2020.

In case you missed this deadline, you're still eligible to attend classes at CCD; however, tuition and the associated fees will be your responsibility. Set up a payment arrangement as soon as possible through your CCDConnect account. You must have a secured payment method in place before September 3, 2020, or you risk being dropped from your classes for non-payment. 

We encourage you to still complete your financial aid application and apply for scholarships to decrease the amount you owe. Visit to learn more.

4. You are Responding to any Financial Aid Requests and Submit all Required Documents by August 31, 2020.

Make sure you're not missing any necessary documents to ensure you get free tuition at CCD this fall. Review the financial aid tab on your CCDConnect account to ensure you're not missing any documents. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity.  Failure to submit all requested documents by August 31, 2020 will disqualify you from the free tuition and associated fees offer. 

5. You are Registering for 6 Credits by August 21, 2020.

To learn how to register for classes, visit If you need help figuring out what classes you should take, please contact the Academic Advising & Student Success Center at 303.556.2481 to schedule an appointment to meet with an advisor. You can also schedule an appointment through Navigate.

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