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The Free College Promise is a new opportunity for the graduating Class of 2020 who are interested in beginning college fall 2020. It provides free college tuition and other resources. Interested? Read on.



2 years free college tuition


That is correct! The Free College Promise will pay your full tuition so you can be a full-time student for 2 years at Crafton Hills College or San Bernardino Valley College, with classes starting August 17, 2020.

It is a special opportunity for students who are interested in pursuing their educational goals beyond high school. Are you one of them?


Finish college in two years



THE FREE COLLEGE PROMISE provides you the opportunity to be a full-time student leading to:

  • A Career Training Certificate,
  • An Associate Degree, or
  • Transfer to the University of California, California State University and to four year institutions to earn your Bachelor’s Degree.

Free tuition is just the beginning


You can get free tuition, free textbooks, and counseling.

The program includes these benefits:

  • 2 years free tuition - At Crafton Hills College or San Bernardino Valley College, for Class of 2020. We will give priority to graduates from the following School Districts:
    • Bear Valley
    • Colton Joint
    • Redlands
    • Rialto
    • Rim of the World
    • San Bernardino City
    • Yucaipa-Calimesa
  • Free textbooks
  • Priority class registration to help you finish college sooner
  • Individual student support and college advising
  • Summer Bridge to help you transition from high school to college



Ready to Get Started?



THE FREE COLLEGE PROMISE is provided by the San Bernardino Community College District.