Affording School Just Got Easier

If you’re an 1199SEIU member who wants to maintain and enhance your professional credentials, earn your college degree, graduate degree or further your professional development, TEF is here to support you!

Depending on your eligibility and which school and program you choose, we offer various ways to help you pay for courses. With TEF on your side, how can you afford not to go back to school?

Get academic and career advice from industry professionals!

Supporting you through college

Sign in to the Student Portal, check your eligibility, and make an appointment to speak with an Academic and Career advisor.

Continuing Education Reimbursement

You may be eligible to receive reimbursement for continuing education programs.

Occupational Certificate Reimbursement

You may be eligible to be reimbursed for programs leading to occupational certificates.

Degree Reimbursement/Voucher

Depending on what school you attend and your course of study, you may be eligible for financial assistance for an undergraduate or graduate degree.

Fund–Sponsored Seminars

The Institute for Continuing Education develops and delivers nationally accredited continuing education symposiums and seminars for healthcare workers, and which you may be eligible to take free of charge.

With TEF’s help, I am changing my outlook and stepping into a new career where I can grow, take care of my family, and give back to the community that supported me.

Marion Greaves

High School Equivalency Program Graduate, CST Apprenticeship, Northwell Health


Student Portal

  • NSign-up for Classes
  • NApply for Programs
  • NUpload Your Resume
  • NMake an Appointment
  • NCheck Reimbursement Status