Imagine What You Can Achieve with the
FREE COLLEGE BENEFIT
The IAMAW Free College Benefit makes it possible for you and your family members to earn an associate degree completely online – for FREE.
Why Get Your Degree?
A Degree Makes A Difference
Go back to school while you continue to work. If you’re unsure or get stuck, you’ll have online access to tutoring services, your enrollment advisor and your highly-qualified instructors.
Online classes let you work on your own time and at your own pace during the semester.
Graduate from a respected, accredited academic institution.
Eastern Gateway is regionally accredited, so credits are transferable. We encourage students to talk to their advisor about the process.
Eastern Gateway Community College is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, so credits you earn are transferable. Over half of all college students choose community college to begin their higher education and they provide students with a solid foundation to continue their education.
Spring (2) Registration Deadline is March 16th, 2018
HERE ARE THE NEXT STEPS
The IAMAW Free College Benefit
With the IAMAW Free College Benefit, you and your family members can earn an associate degree online from a public, accredited community college – with no out-of-pocket costs to you. This can save you thousands of dollars. And the process is simple.
RETIRED IAMAW MEMBERS
FAMILY OF IAMAW MEMBERS
The Free College Benefit covers any amount for tuition, fees or books that is not covered by Federal or Employer education grants.
Family of IAMAW members are defined as children (or stepchildren), grandchildren (or step-grandchildren), spouses, domestic partners, and financial dependents.
START NOW, YOUR FREE COLLEGE BENEFIT AWAITS
Your dream of going back to school can become a reality. It all starts with the decision to take action.
It’s as easy as 1-2-3!
1. Apply to Eastern Gateway
2. Complete FAFSA for 2017-2018 for Spring and Summer classes and 2018-2019 for Fall classes.
3. Provide proof of High School graduation or GED completion. Acceptable proof includes official or unofficial High School/GED transcripts OR a copy of your diploma OR official college transcript showing Associate Degree or higher.