Academic Records, Tuition and Memorial Degrees for Students Who Have Died

Section: III.  STSV - 201
Approved By: Dr. Pamela J. Transue, 4/18/14
Last Review: Unknown
Last Revision: 4/10/14
Prior Revisions: April 2002, 1/28/ 2004, July 2013
Initial Adoption: Unknown


The student will be administratively dropped from the quarter, and 100% refund will be issued either to the student’s estate or to the appropriate financial aid program per financial aid regulations.

Students who are enrolled in courses leading to a degree or certificate and have earned 45 or more credits at TCC will be eligible for a memorial degree from the College.


To assure that appropriate steps are taken in regard to the student’s academic records and tuition.

To Whom Does This Policy Apply

All individuals registered for classes at Tacoma Community College.


Previous Management Manual Section 95-007 Procedures Following A Student’s Death/

Procedures for Student Memorials