Free Community College Tuition in California: Who Qualifies?
- By: Josh Lyle
Free tuition for two years at California community colleges, sounds too good to be true. Well, it’s true that California Governor Gavin Newsom recently expanded a tuition waiver program, the number of students who will benefit depends on who qualifies. Here's a look at the program.
California College Promise Grant vs California College Promise Program
It can be confusing, but there are two programs that help pay for tuition at community colleges in California that have very similar names but do different things.
The California College Promise Grant pays community college fees of lower-income, California resident and AB 540 eligible students. The grant is available regardless of how many units the student takes. Read more.