Tennessee Reconnect is a unique opportunity for adults who don’t have a college degree to earn one tuition-free. The program starts in August with the fall semester. Volunteer State Community College is encouraging Tennesseans to get ready now. The TN Reconnect application just became available.
Tuition-free community college, with TN Reconnect, is inspiring thousands of adults across the state to attend college this fall. Volunteer State Community College has nearly 1000 new eligible applicants thus far. But it isn’t just individuals signing-up. Couples, and even whole families, are taking the opportunity to earn a college degree. Jim and Kim Bare of Hickman are attending Vol State this fall with their daughter Jessica and son-in-law Michael.
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Tennessee Reconnect is a state program, beginning in the fall semester of 2018, which allows eligible adult students to earn a college degree tuition-free. The primary requirement is that you not already have a college degree. Vol State is one of the participating community colleges offering TN Reconnect. Interested adults can complete the whole process now to get ready for fall classes.
Interested in TN Reconnect, tuition-free college for adults? You can visit any of our Vol State campuses during our normal business hours for help, but on Wednesday, July 31 and Thursday, August 1 join us for a special event in Gallatin.
Adult students often have to scrimp and save to afford college tuition. Now, with the tuition-free TN Reconnect program, a college education is much more obtainable.
“I was paying for classes with my tip money from work,” said Caitlin Springer of Goodlettsville. “Once Reconnect came through, I was ready and able to take more classes. It’s been great.”
TN Promise and TN Reconnect programs provide tuition-free education for graduating high school seniors and adults. Apply to Vol State now.