BOONEVILLE — For those who are interested in attending college during the upcoming summer terms but are concerned about the cost of tuition, Northeast Mississippi Community College has the answer.

Students may attend both first and second terms of Summer School at Northeast Mississippi Community College free of charge and receive $550 for living expenses.

All students, including dual enrollment students, who meet the college’s general enrollment requirements may apply regardless of program of study. Applications began to be taken April 1.

“With free tuition this summer and extra cash for living expenses, now is the perfect time for you to go to college or come back,” executive vice president Craig-Ellis Sasser said.

“Start working toward your dream of a new, higher-earning career today. Northeast is here to help you.”

Students may apply for tuition for a minimum of three and maximum of 12 credit hours during the 2021 summer session at Northeast. Summer I begins Tuesday, June 1. Summer II begins Monday, July 5.

Deadline to apply is noon Friday, May 14.

“It’s a great opportunity,” vice president of student services Ray Scott said.

“We’re excited to be able to do this for our current and prospective students as well as our community.”

Apply online 24/7 at www.nem For more information contact the Admissions Office at 1-800-555-2154 or by email at

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