Through employee agreements, many employers provide educational assistance for staff to develop skills and gain knowledge, which can be applied directly to their roles.
The most common method is for employees to pay for their own tuition when they register for classes. If you are eligible for educational funding, you are reimbursed when you submit the receipts and evidence of earning a pass upon completion of the class. If you are unsure whether you are eligible to receive educational assistance funding, speak to your manager or your organization's Human Resources department.
For our Corporate Partners, Western Continuing Studies provides several options to make the most of educational assistance funding to yield immediate and long-term results: