MATC Promise

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Priority Deadline: DECEMBER 4, 2020

Final Deadline: JUNE 30, 2021

By offering free tuition for eligible students, the MATC Promise for New High School Graduates is unlocking opportunity, making college a reality for students who never thought it was possible.

Class of 2021
The MATC Promise means free tuition for eligible students.
For eligible Class of 2021 graduates, the MATC Promise will pay the tuition for up to 75 credits — after other scholarships and grants are applied. The cost of books, program fees and equipment are not covered by the Promise program.

Get connected to an in-demand career in as little as one to two years – or start a four-year degree. Eligible students can continue on to a four-year degree through:

  • Promise completion programs at Lakeland University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Bucky’s Tuition Promise
  • Guaranteed admission agreements with Marquette University, UW-Madison, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, and over 30 more four-year partner colleges and universities


The MATC Promise for Adults

The Promise for Adults deadline for Spring 2021 has passed. Please watch this space for Summer and Fall 2021 deadlines!


  • Eligible students earn up to 75 credits of free tuition — after other scholarships and grants are applied — to complete an in-demand associate degree or technical diploma
  • Students receive support to stay on track to graduate and connect to a career
  • Get connected to an in-demand career in as little as one to two years — or start a four-year degree through our partnerships with 35+ four-year colleges and universities

To participate you must:

Meet Academic and Eligibility Requirements. Eligible students

Complete these steps by the NEXT DEADLINE (TBA)

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