30 Colleges That Offer Free Tuition

Yes, it’s true: There is a limited number of schools that offer free college tuition to students. 

Here are some high-level overviews of a few of those schools. 

The Academy provides free tuition, room, board, and medical and dental benefits.

1. The United States Air Force Academy​(Colorado) 

You’ll receive free tuition, room, and board. You have to serve as a Coast Guard officer for at least five years after graduation.

2. The United States Coast Guard Academy(New London, Connecticut) 

Midshipmen receive free tuition, uniforms, books, room, and board. Basic medical and dental care are also provided by the Academy’s Office of Health Services.

3. The United States Merchant Marine Academy​(Nassau County, New York)  

Tuition, room, board, and medical and dental insurance are free for West Point students, and you’ll receive a monthly stipend

4. The United States Military Academy at West Point(West Point, New York) 

The Navy covers all students’ tuition, room, board, and medical and dental costs.

5. The United States Naval Academy(Annapolis, Maryland)