Talcott Policies

On this page: Devices, Tuition, Discounts, Scholarships, Refunds & Cancellation Policies


DEVICES:  Please leave student devices (phones, tablets, e-readers, computers, game devices, etc.) at home.  For our full policy click here.  


TUITION: Due in full upon registraton, payable online by credit card or electronic check through our registraton system. Students cannot start class if payment is not made or scholarship award is not confirmed.


SCHOLARSHIPS: Through a continuing partnership with the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, Talcott Mountain is able to offer a limited number of scholarships for our Summer Program to eligible Hartford and East Hartford resident students.  

Eligibility includes residential and financial requirements:

1.  Residential:  Students must be residents of Hartford or East Hartford, subject to verification.

2.  Financial:  Applicants must qualify for public assistance - SNAP, WIC, TANF, HUSKY (child), etc. subject to verification.  Additionally school lunch qualifies for East Hartford only, subject to verification. 

Scholarships cover one week of program per student per summer, and are first-come, first served, please visit the web to see the course catalog and to confirm availability.  Transportation provided from bus stops in Hartford, West Hartford and Avon.  Contact us at (860) 677-8571 or email summer@tmsc.org to check qualifications and get authorization.   


DISCOUNTS, EARLY BIRD: With our Early Bird specials you can get 10% off tuition through April 1st.  TMSC Members get an additional $20 off per course!  


DISCOUNTS, MEMBER: All TMSC members receive $20 off each sumer class registration, as well as discounts on all TMSC programs for 365 days! Existing members may call 860-677-8571 during business hours or email summer@tmsc.org to receive your member-exclusive discount code for online registration. If you would like to become a member or renew your membership, click here.REFUND POLICIES: Refunds are only offered for classes if you cancel two weeks in advance of the start date. After that, you may credit paid tuition to any future course at Talcott. All refunds are minus a 10% service fee. Credit for a future TMSC courses is issued at 100% of the paid amount for the canceled registration.