National University Tuition Scholarship for Amazon Employees

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NU and Amazon Partnership

Reach Your Career Goals At NU

National University, an Amazon Career Choice national partner, is proud to offer tuition scholarships to all Amazon employees, their spouses and dependents, plus free tuition for blue badge associates. With convenient 4- and 8-week courses, free tutoring, career resources, social and emotional services, and more, NU offers the support you and your family need to stay on track, finish faster, and reach your goals.

Amazon Tuition Scholarships at NU

Hourly Blue Badge Associates

All US Amazon Employees

  • Undergraduate degrees: 40% tuition scholarship
  • Graduate degrees: 25% tuition scholarship

Amazon Spouses and Dependents

  • Undergraduate degrees: 40% tuition scholarship
  • Graduate degrees: 25% tuition scholarship

Why Choose National University

  • 190+ degrees, plus credential and certificate programs
  • Convenient 4- and 8-week course formats
  • Online or on-site courses
  • Transfer your credits any time
  • Free tutoring, mentoring, and more
  • Wellness and career counseling
  • Credit for military and work experience

Enrollment and Start Dates

Find Your Program

Choose from 190+ programs, including degrees in the high-demand fields of Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Business, Psychology, and Information Systems. Convenient course formats are designed for busy adults with work and family obligations.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)


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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science


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Master of Arts in Human Resource Management


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Master of Arts Degree in Counseling Psychology


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Master of Forensic Sciences


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Master of Education in Inspired Teaching and Learning


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Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting


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Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity


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Master of Science in Applied Behavioral Analysis Degree


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How to Get Started

Complete the Request Information Form

This form takes approximately 2 minutes to complete. An advisor will then contact you to guide you through the enrollment process.

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Verify Eligibility

Send an email to your advisor from your work email address. Then, provide a copy of a paycheck stub from the last 90 days or a copy of your employee badge. Once you hear back from our team, choose your start date!

Choose a Start Date

Courses start monthly, and you can enroll any time prior to the course start date.

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Reach Your Goals With 360-Degree Support

National University is breaking barriers in education. Through our whole-human approach to your success, you’ll get the academic, career, financial, emotional,
and family support you need to stay on track, finish faster, and reach your personal and professional goals.

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Family & Community Pillar

Family-friendly online and on-site activities

Student organizations, clubs, events, and blog

Flexible courses to balance family, work, and school

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Social & Emotional Pillar

Student social and emotional health services

Care Team and 1:1 solutions focused counseling

On-demand well-being and behavioral health solutions

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Career Pillar

Alumni Mentoring Network

Career services including mock interviewing and resume support

Job portal with access to
employers and job postings

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Financial Pillar

Fully-funded college tuition for blue badge associates

Scholarships and grants

Financial aid guidance and 1:1 assistance

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Academic Pillar

Unlimited free tutoring

Experiential learning opportunities

Academic Success Center and Writing Center

Join the #NUFam

National University, a Veteran-founded nonprofit, has been dedicated to meeting the needs of hard-working adults by providing accessible, affordable, achievable higher education opportunities since 1971.


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Amazon Career Choice Partner

Amazon has selected National University as one of their exclusive Career Choice national higher education partners. Through the program, hourly blue badge associates can receive a free college education. At NU, you can take up to 10 free courses in your first year towards your associate or bachelor’s degree.

Amazon Career Choice Professional Certificate

Construction Management Professional Certificate

The Construction Management Professional Certificate is for blue badge hourly associates looking to transition into a career in the construction industry. This certificate provides foundational knowledge of construction management, the skills needed to oversee projects, and strategies to handle logistical problems.

Frequently Asked Questions

Have a look below and find answers to some of the most common questions.

National University has a dedicated staff to assist you through your enrollment process. Our advisors are available to assist you by phone 1-855-456-9286 and online chat.

Amazon employees and their spouses and dependents are eligible to receive a 40% undergraduate scholarship and 25% graduate scholarship. Blue badge hourly associates qualify for the Career Choice program with NU to fulfill their undergraduate degree but can also take advantage of the NU tuition scholarship to pursue their master’s degree. Please complete the form on this page or contact us at 1-855-456-9286 to learn more. 

A variety of associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees are eligible for the tuition scholarship. Review our Program Finder to find your program and be sure to speak to an advisor by phone at 1-855-456-9286 or online chat to learn more.

There is a new start date every month. Take a look at our Calendar for all new start dates. Your Amazon Career Choice voucher must be completed and submitted prior to the course start date.

NU offers a generous transfer credit policy: Up to 75% of the credits for a bachelor’s degree and up to 80% of the credits for an Associate degree! Graduate students may transfer up to 13.5 quarter units of coursework applicable to their program.

Nationally and regionally accredited coursework is assessed for transfer credit.

International college transcripts are only required if they are being assessed for transfer credit. You can submit transcripts for transfer credit up through your first 90-days as there is a 90-day grace period for official transcript submission.

Get started today! Connect with an Enrollment Advisor today at 1-855-456-9286, and they will work with you to have your current credits assessed for possible transfer into your program of interest.

At National University, you’ll get the career support needed to succeed in your field, including access to job fairs and job listings, interview preparation, career counseling and placement support, workshops, resume and cover letter reviews, and more.   

NU is pleased to offer a scholarship to Amazon employees’ spouses and dependents.

  • 40% tuition scholarship on undergraduate degrees
  • 25% tuition scholarship on graduate degrees