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Michigan Reconnect for Ages 21 to 24

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Michigan Reconnect for Ages 21 to 24

Your Passion. Your Purpose. Your Degree. Tuition-Free.

For a limited time only, Michigan Reconnect is now eligible for those 21 - 24.

Don’t Wait!

This program is for a limited time only — don’t miss the deadlines to apply, enroll and work toward your degree while it remains tuition-free! Applications must be submitted by Friday, Nov. 15, 2024

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What is Reconnect?

It’s your ticket to a tuition-free college degree or certificate! The Reconnect program provides eligible students with a chance to work toward an associate degree or Pell-eligible skills certificate at in-district community colleges, tuition-free.

Why Apply?

You’ll make more money per paycheck — community college graduates make $7,500 more per year with a two-year degree. Now you can get an affordable college education while taking advantage of benefits like:

  • Flexibility and convenience of online programs letting you learn at your own pace.
  • Built-in support network of Navigators and Success Coaches to help with everything from FAFSA to course enrollment.

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible, you just need to:

  • Be at least 21 years of age.
  • Apply and enroll in a community or tribal college no later than fall semester 2024.
  • Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).
  • Have lived in Michigan since July 1 of the previous calendar year.
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent or certificate of completion.
  • Have not yet completed a college degree.

Take the Next Steps

Already accepted? Take the next steps to apply to college, fill out your FAFSA and enroll in classes.

Find Out How

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