2019 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1700 (Member Request)

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VCCS - Free Tuition Pilot

Item 211 #1h

Item 211 #1h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Virginia Community College System FY2019 $0 FY2020 $19,451,250 GF

Page 234, line 51, strike "$74,283,661" and insert "$93,734,911".


(This amendment requests additional general fund to establish a pilot program at Northern Virginia Community College for eligible students to receive free tuition in fiscal year 2020. Eligible students are those with Virginia domicile who have (1) completed the FAFSA, (2) drawn down eligible federal aid including Pell grants, (3) achieved a 2.0 GPA, and (4) enrolled in a Career Technical Education program that tracks into a high demand job.)