Seattle Promise

Seattle Promise Scholars

Seattle Promise is the City of Seattle's college tuition and student success program designed to provide the financial support and personal guidance needed to thrive in college. The program is open to all Seattle public high school graduates regardless of grade point average (GPA), income or country of birth. 

For more information about the Seattle Promise Program and eligibility, check out this page! In addition to college tuition, the City of Seattle ORCA Opportunity Program provides Seattle Promise Scholars with a free, unlimited use ORCA card while enrolled in the program.  

  • More information about how to get your ORCA card for the 2020-2021 school year will be available in early September 
  • All replacement cards will be free for students during the 2020-2021 school year 

  

If you have any additional questions, please email ORCAOpportunity@seattle.gov or call/text 206-256-ORCA (6722). For more information about the ORCA Opportunity Program, please see the ORCA Opportunity FAQ. For more information about the ORCA Opportunity Program, please see the ORCA Opportunity FAQ.