Free Tuition

FREE Tuition for the First Two Years at BCC!

The Berkeley City College Financial Aid Office is committed to making your education as affordable as possible. We now offer free two year tuition for eligible students. The offer is valid only for the first two years of a first year college student’s academic journey. Students who are eligible for the California College Promise Grant need not apply for this grant.

Eligibility:

  1. First year college students only
  2. Must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 units each semester
  3. Must complete the FAFSA or California Dream Act Application
  4. Must be a California resident or AB540 eligible
  5. Does not qualify for the California College Promise Grant

If you are eligible, please fill out this form and turn it into the Berkeley City College Financial Aid Office. If you qualify for the California College Promise Grant, you do not need to fill out this form because your tuition has already been waived.

Form:  AB 19 California College Promise Free Tuition Program Agreement