Tuition-Free College Gives Dallas County Students A Promising Start

“The big question we’re trying to answer is Dallas has a need for talent and we have a need to help more of our citizens participate in the growth and opportunities in a very dynamic Dallas economy.”

By Stella M. ChávezMay 24, 2019 9:30 am, , ,

From KERA:

As a senior in high school, Jose Alvarez said he didn’t think he’d be able to attend college. He didn’t understand the application process and didn’t think he could afford it.

Then he learned about Commit’s Dallas County Promise, which helps students attend college by covering their tuition.

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