The Virgin Islands Legislature, by Act No. 5358, has provided that certain senior citizen residents of the United States Virgin Islands may enroll in regularly scheduled courses at the University of the Virgin Islands free of charge to the senior citizens. Regularly scheduled courses are those that appear in the fall, spring, or summer schedules of classes.
Proof of Status: To be eligible for waiver of tuition and fees, persons seeking the Senior Citizen Education Program must meet the following criteria:
Registration Procedures for the Senior Citizen Education Program
Persons may be enrolled as matriculated or non-matriculated students. In order to qualify as matriculated students, individuals must apply for admission and must meet the admissions requirements of the university. Non-matriculated students may take courses for which they meet the prerequisites. Non-matriculated students are limited to only part-time study.
To view the course schedule that is available at the University of the Virgin Islands please visit the following link. Once you have accessed the course schedule link you will be required to utilize the registration form by clicking here and the senior citizen waiver form by clicking here.
NOTE: As for all students, those making use of this benefit are required to observe the University regulations published in the catalog and other University publications.