Massachusetts National Guard Tuition Waiver

Members of the Massachusetts National Guard are now eligible to receive a waiver which covers 100% of both the tuition and fees for up to 30 credit hours per school year. A certificate for this waiver must be issued by the member's unit Administration or Education Office. This certificate must bear a raised seal and must be turned in at the Student Accounts Office. In addition the student must also complete the MCC Tuition Waiver.

Eligible Students:

An Active member of the Massachusetts Army or Air National Guard who is in good standing and meets the following criteria:

  1. is accepted for admission to, or is enrolled full or part-time in a Massachusetts public institution of higher education
  2. is eligible to receive and has been issued a Certificate of Eligibility by the Military Division of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts applicable for any portion of the academic year.
  3. has not exceeded the 130 semester credit hours maximum, or the equivalent quarter hours or clock hours, when combined with Certificates of Eligibility issued prior to September 1, 2006
  4. maintains satisfactory academic progress as defined by the institution
Last Modified: 3/26/24