Free and reduced college session dates announced for 2020

Posted Oct. 25, 2019 by

OCSEA is making it easier than ever for members to go back to college. Whether you're just starting out with your associate degree or taking the next step with a bachelor's degree, your union's got you covered. And it's easy for family members to take the college plunge too as all OCSEA dues-paying members and their family are eligible for OCSEA Free and Reduced College programs. And all programs are online, so you can go back to school on your time, from anywhere in the state.

Start your college planning now. Early 2020 session dates for Eastern Gateway Community College (associate degree program) and Central State University (bachelor's degree program) have just been announced.

2020 Eastern Gateway Sessions:

  • Spring 1: January 13 
  • Spring: March 16 
  • Summer: June 1 
  • Fall 1: August 17 
  • Fall 2: September 14 
  • Fall 3: October 12

2020 Central State Sessions:

  • Spring 1: January 13 
  • Spring 2: March 23
  • Summer: May 23
  • Fall 1: August 17
  • Fall 2: October 5

Your helpful and knowledgeable free and reduced college team at OCSEA and EGCC and CSU are ready to help you start your college journey today. Go to to begin the process.

OCSEA free and reduced college is only available to union members and families. Make sure your union membership card is up-to-date. An OCSEA associate can help you with all membership questions!