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Great seal of the state of Rhode IslandImage via WikipediaRhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education:  Tuition waivers are available for the unemployed, senior citizens over 60, disabled veterans, and members of the National Guard.

Rhode Island College -
Contact Info:  401.456.8000
Senior citizen tuition waiver information.

University of Rhode Island -
Contact Info:  401.874.1000
Senior citizen tuition waiver information.
@ Feinstein Providence Campus -
@Narragansett Bay Campus -
@W. Alton Jones Campus -


Community College of Rhode Island -
Contact Info: 401.825.1000
Senior citizen tuition waiver information.
@ Knight Campus - 401.825.1000
@ Flanagan Campus - 401.333.7000
@ Liston Campus - 401.455.6000
@ Newport County Campus - 401.851.1600
@ Downcity Campus - 401.277.5197
@ Westerly Middle School - 401.596.0104

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