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Partnership Benefits

Through DePaul's partnership with American Airlines, you have the opportunity to earn your undergraduate or graduate degree with:

  • 10 percent tuition discount*
  • Waived application fee
  • Admission counselors who specialize in serving working adult students
  • Customized events at American Airlines

Customized Onsite Degrees in the Chicago Area 

DePaul has the expertise to tailor an education plan to meet your organization's needs and objectives - including bringing DePaul faculty onsite to your company for tailored, cohort degree programs which provide even higher discounts on degree programs.  Encourage your HR representatives to reach out to the DePaul Corporate and Employer Outreach team. To learn more email

Get the Discount

Follow the steps below to take advantage of your educational partnership discount:

  1. Apply online 
  2. You will be asked to indicate that your employer is American Airlines.​
  3. DePaul will verify your employment.
Admission counselors are available for questions regarding the admission and application process.

Current DePaul Student Benefits

Please navigate to your Campus Connect account and visit the Work Experience panel to enter or update your employer information. To navigate to the Work Experience panel in Campus Connect, first select the Profile tile. Next, click Work Experience in the left-hand navigation bar, and finally, click the Add work experience button.

In this panel, please indicated your employer. You are also required to attach proof of your employment as instructed on the Work Experience panel. Please do not submit any password protected documents.​ Please note: this discount cannot be used in conjunction with other DePaul scholarships, waivers or awards, including Double Demon.​ ​

Please contact the Scholarship Team at if you have any questions.​​

Double Demon Benefits

Alumni from any of DePaul's colleges who are admitted into a graduate program or a select certificate program automatically qualify for the Double Demon Scholarship. The Double Demon scholarship covers 25 percent of the tuition for a master's degree or a select certificate program.

All alumni admitted to these programs beginning with the Winter Quarter of 2014 or thereafter qualify. This scholarship cannot be used in conjunction with the Grant Thornton tuition discount or any other DePaul scholarships, waivers, discounts or awards.

Deferred Payment Option

If your company has tuition reimbursement, you have the option to defer payment until the end of the term by using DePaul's Employer Tuition Deferral Plan.

Military and Veterans Benefits

Serving returning military members has been a priority at DePaul since World War II. We do not limit the number of veterans who can enroll through the Yellow Ribbon Program, which provides tuition-free education to eligible students. Learn more about your eligibility and veteran educational benefits.

*10 percent tuition discount applies to undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

Email for questions on partnership benefits. ​