Earn a tuition-free degree with Michigan Reconnect
October 3, 2023
Michigan Reconnect has expanded to temporarily lower the eligibility age!
Now Michigan residents ages 21-24, including already enrolled community college students, can earn a degree or skills certificate, tuition-free. On Oct. 3, Governor Gretchen Whitmer kicked off “Opening Week” for adults ages 21 to 24 who have not yet earned a college degree to enroll in Michigan Reconnect, a tuition-free community college scholarship program previously limited to those 25 and older.
Am I Eligible?
To be eligible for the Michigan Reconnect expansion, students must:
- Be at least 21 years of age and not more than 24 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 for at least a year.
- Have a high school diploma or equivalent or certificate of completion.
- Have not yet completed a college degree.
How Do I Apply?
DON’T MISS OUT! Michigan Reconnect expansion is open for a limited time only!
All applications must be submitted by Nov. 15, 2024. You must enroll and begin coursework no later than the fall semester 2024.Apply Now