by Carjamin Scott on June 17, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. CST
As reported by Nashville Public Radio, University of Tennessee President Randy Boyd, has announced, “Students who qualify for the HOPE scholarship, coming from families that make $50,000 or less will be able to attend the University of Tennessee for free in 2020.”
Although TN Promise has benefited students across the state with access to tuition-free college, other costs are still a deterrent. Room and board alone at UT Knoxville is estimated at more than $11,000. UT Promise is a step in the right direction to help families with affording college and all of the costs associated with it.
Listen to the full Nashville Public Radio segment here.
Like this, please subscribe.
Request to publish or suggest a correction here.
Like this post? Want to see more like this? Share this post and tag me!
Carjamin Scott can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and you can follow her on twitter @scottcarjie, instagram @carjiescott, and facebook at Dr. Carjie Scott.
Photo credit: Twitter user – @iTwinnn2