8 Cheap And Tuition-Free Universities To Study in USA 2021

8 Cheap And Tuition-Free Universities To Study in USA 2021

If you are looking for a cheap and tuition-free University to study in the US, then you are at the right place as we will be walking you through 8 cheap and tuition-free University To Study in the USA.

We have done thorough research to put together this list of 8 tuition-free universities in the United States, although not all listed below are free but its tuition fee is cheaper and affordable.

You may also want to read 40 Countries Nigerians Can Travel To Without Visa (Full List)

8 Cheap And Tuition-Free Universities To Study in USA 2021


The first on our list is Berea College, The School is tuition-free, it is one of America’s top colleges that makes a no-tuition promise to all enrolled students which also comes packaged with a promise of scholarship, making it very possible for you to graduate debt-free.

This has in no way reduced the standard of Berea. Berea College offers 49 major programs for the degree-granting certificate program for each academic year. So, BEREA COLLEGE  is one of such schools you can’t skip when talking about Cheap Tuition Universities in the United States.


Getting Admission into Berea College is very academically competitive. with a limited number of spaces in each year’s entering class, students who have strong academic potential and financial difficulty are usually accepted. here are some of the requirements;

  • ACT (or SAT equivalent) score between 20 and 30 with a cumulative high school GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Participation in community service, leadership qualities.
  • Four (4) units of English (including composition, rhetoric, and literature)three (3) units of mathematics (at least algebra i, algebra ii, and geometry)two (2) units of laboratory science two (2) units of social science/history (including world history)two (2) units of a foreign language.
  • High school transcripts and official score reports are required. 


The second to make our list is Alice IIOYD College. It is a private non-profit college established in 1923, has an administrative selection, acceptance rate of 8%. Alice Lloyd College’s ranking in the 2020 edition of best colleges is regional colleges south, #21.

TUITION FEE: $12,230


Alice Iloyd College has the average entry requirements with a few personalized ones;

  • GPA requirements
  • Testing requirements, including sat and act requirements
  • Application requirements



The Washington State University is the second-largest institution for higher education in Washington State, founded in 1890, WSU is a public research university in Pullman, Washington. WSU has taken advantage of the academic technologies to bring its courses to life in an online format; its faculty includes world-renowned researchers and industry experts dedicated to teaching.


Okay, you know how that bugging question keeps coming up in your mind “will I get accepted”? Well, with a 77% acceptance rate you probably might. Admission application must include the following;

With a small student body of about 175, Curtis institution of music educates has trained exceptional, gifted young musicians to engage a local and global community through the highest level of artistry.

Talent and artistic promise are the only consideration for admission at Curtis Institution of Music.


We will only focus on a few critical requirements here:

  • GPA requirements
  • Testing requirements, including sat and act requirements
  • Application requirements


TUITION FEE(s): Varies as (below)

  • New yoke state residents/full-time four years college $6,930 per year
  • full-time community college $4,800per year
  • out of state residents/full-time four years college $18,600 per year.

You could always apply for financial aid or a scholarship.

Providing quality, accessible education regardless of background or means has been Cuny’s mission since 1847. one of the main missions of Cuny is to make a great education accessible and affordable.


  • GPA requirements
  • Testing requirements, including sat and act requirements
  • Application requirements


Webb Institution isn’t your typical engineering college, all students are granted a full scholarship but for citizens and permanent residents only, the rest of “you” have to pay, but then again Webb institution is far cheaper than most private schools.

TUITION; $50,175


The average GPA formally recognized by Webb Institute is 3.15. Webb Institute does not require GPA. Nevertheless, be mindful that schools in the bid to increase their prestige are currently increasing their other requirements since we are no mind readers, it will be safe to gun for a 3.31 GPA.

You may also want to read List of Nigerian Private Universities That Give Admission Without JAMB 2021


TUITION: $7,288

The Minot State University currently is ranked as the 32 regional university in top public schools. Minot online/ distance learning is not among the online university that began due to the COVID-19; they already had a strong online/distance learning presence before COVID-19. They have been online for more than 22years and the online is also affordable just like the onsite.


Prospective international freshmen and transfer international students may apply online at www.minotstateu.edu  Once the online application is submitted, the following supporting documentation must also be submitted by the appropriate deadline:

  • Application for form i-20
  • Certification of financial responsibility
  • Official entrance exam score
  • Official records demonstrating prior academic achievement
  • International transfer student form (if applicable)
  • A $35 non-refundable application fee
  • Biographic page of the passport
  • Supporting financial document.  


TUITION $7,084

Alcorn State University – historically black, public university in Lorman, Mississippi; Established in 1871 it was the first black land grant in the United States. Basically, Alcon has been a home for the black student community over the years.

If you are looking into studying any of these courses, education, medicine, law, business, and becoming a professional athlete, then this is the right fit.


  • Provide information for all required fields
  • Accurate email address
  • Social security number
  • Then click the submit application link 

You may also want to read How To Apply For Canada Student Visa


TUITION $52,844

This is a private institution in a semester-based academic, calendar, established in 1917, located forty miles from Bishop, California, it’s situated on an isolated cattle ranch in deep Spring Valley.

Each admitted student receives a full scholarship, which covers the cost of accommodation, tuition, and board. worthy of note is that deep spring isn’t the end game for most students, they transfer to a four years institution to finish their BA or BS, usually after completing the deep spring two years program.


The regular admissions application deadline for Olin College is usually January 1. Olin College admissions are very selective with an acceptance rate of 16%. Students that get into Olin College have an average SAT score between 1460 and 1550 or an average ACT score of 34-35.

By Okpara Kenneth


One thought on “8 Cheap And Tuition-Free Universities To Study in USA 2021”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *