Tennessee Reconnect

  • State: Tennessee
  • Coverage: Statewide
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 2017
  • Funding Source: public
  • Matriculation Age: non traditional students only
  • Semester(s) Covered: more than four semesters

School(s): Any Tennessee public community college or any 4-year institution that offers an associate degree program.

Tennessee Reconnect is a last-dollar scholarship for every adult in Tennessee to attend community college tuition-free. Every Tennessean will have the opportunity to enter or reenter public higher education with no tuition expenses. Students must participate in an advising program approved by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

Program Links

  • Address:
    404 James Robertson Parkway, Suite 1900
  • Nashville, TN 37243
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (865) 347-4636

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