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R.I. Free Tuition Plan Meets Opposition

by Matt O'Brien, Associated Press | March 14, 2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo’s signature initiative this year — [...] Read more

San Jose Makes Free College Promise

by Fox 2 | March 10, 2017
SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) – Community leaders in San Jose launched a program called the San [...] Read more

Arkansas Gov. Signs STEM Grants Law

by Associated Press | March 03, 2017
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed into law a new program providing [...] Read more

Degree Program Won’t Use Textbooks

by Karin Kapsidelis | March 03, 2017
John Tyler Community College will pilot a program in the fall to allow students to earn an asso [...] Read more

Cuomo Promotes Tuition-Free Plan

by Associated Press | February 09, 2017
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is taking his idea to make college tuition-free on New York [...] Read more

Hawaii Works on Free-College Plan

by Associated Press | January 31, 2017
LIHUE, Hawaii— The University of Hawaii is working with state leaders to secure $2.5 million [...] Read more

R.I. Budget: Free College for 2 Years

by G. Wayne Miller | January 17, 2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – All Rhode Island students in good academic standing would qualify for [...] Read more

Critics See Flaws in N.Y. Free Tuition Plan

by James Murphy | January 13, 2017
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo recently announced plans to provide free tuition at the state’ [...] Read more