educational assistance program

The Educational Assistance program is part of the benefit package provided by Michigan State University to regular support staff. It provides financial assistance for the professional development of employees in their current jobs and in the enhancement of competencies for career development and promotability at MSU.

Educational Assistance Application

The Educational Assistance Application provides eligible employees immediate access to complete an application, view pending applications and balances.  The online application is accessed in the EBS Portal

Please note:  This application is not for classes being taken through Organization and Professional Development (Human Resources) or MSU IT.  Please sign up for those classes through the EBS Portal, and check Educational Assistance as your payment method, if eligible.

If you have questions about Educational Assistance, please contact Julie Rorick ( at 517-884-0177.

Effective August 26, 2014, all applications for benefit must be submitted using the online system.