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California Expands Free Tuition Programs

by Jaya Vengadesan | June 29, 2017
According to a press release from the California Community Colleges (CCC) Chancellor’s Office [...] Read more

Report: Tennessee’s Free Tuition Not Enough to Close Gap

by Raishad Hardnett, WBIR | June 22, 2017
Tennessee is set to become the first state to offer free community college to all adults, but a [...] Read more

Radio Station Appeals for Funds After College Cancels Funds

by Dylan Darling | June 20, 2017
As part of its bid to curb spending, financially crunched Lane Community College has canceled i [...] Read more

Florida Governor Vetoes Boost to College Aid

by Gary Fineout, Associated Press | June 16, 2017
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday vetoed a far-reaching bill that woul [...] Read more

N.Y. Accepting Application for Free College

by Robert Harding | June 08, 2017
The application is now open for the Excelsior Scholarship, a program that grants free tuition t [...] Read more

Ill. College Will Get Mine Safety Funds

by Associated Press | May 25, 2017
ARLINGTON, Va. — An Illinois community college is getting a share of a $250,000 federal grant [...] Read more

S.C. Offers Free Tuition at a 2-year College

by Seanna Adcox, Associated Press | May 23, 2017
COLUMBIA, S.C. — State efforts to save a historically black public college in one of South Ca [...] Read more

Too Many Letters of Support? Grant Denied

by Jaime Adame | May 16, 2017
Extra letters of support led to the rejection of a $1.3 million, five-year grant application fr [...] Read more