PVCC extending free tuition program

Piedmont Virginia Community College (FILE)
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Published: Oct. 26, 2021 at 9:56 AM EDT
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ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - Piedmont Virginia Community College is extending its 100% tuition assistance program to all eligible, new and returning students who enroll in the spring 2022 semester.

The community college made the announcement Tuesday, October 26. It says PVCC4U. 100% helps ensure Virginians who wish to go to college are not hindered by the costs.

“We are doing something something innovative, something unique, and something that will make a difference for the people in our community,” PVCC President Frank Friedman said.

So far, 431 students have taken advantage of the program. That’s worth over $500,000 in tuition and fees.

To be eligible for free tuition and fees through PVCC4U. 100%! in the spring, students must:

  • Be a Virginia resident
  • Complete the financial aid application process
  • Have a family income of $100,000 or less or have been laid off or furloughed due to COVID-19
  • Enroll in 6 credit hours or more in the upcoming spring semester

To get started and confirm eligibility, visit Additional sources of financial assistance are available for those who do not qualify for PVCC4U. 100%!

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