RichmondCC Guarantee

  • State: North Carolina
  • Coverage: Richmond and Scotland County
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 2016
  • Funding Source: private
  • Matriculation Age: recent high school graduates only
  • Semester(s) Covered: four semesters

School(s): Richmond Community Colleges

In September 2016, the RCC Board of Trustees unanimously approved a student investment strategy funded by the RCC-Follett bookstore partnership that will guarantee free college tuition and fees to RCC for two years for all Richmond and Scotland County residents who graduate from high school with two or more RCC dual enrollment courses with a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher and who complete financial aid applications. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

Program Links

  • Address:
    1042 W Hamlet Ave.
  • Hamlet, NC 28345
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (910) 410-1839

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