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Many Schools Offer Free Tuition to Students 60 and Older

If You're 60 or Older, Ask About Free Tuition


Many schools offer free tuition to students 60 and older. We're talking about for-credit classes here. Colleges and universities in some states offer free tuition for audited classes only, but many allow full participation.

In Arkansas, for example, all public colleges and universities offer free tuition to students 60 and older taking for-credit classes.

I haven't been able to find a federal policy on this, or a list of state policies. The best way to find out how you can benefit is simply to call the college or university you're interested in attending and ask.

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