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MATC Promise for New High School Graduates

The MPS College and Career Centers are here to help students with the MATC Promise program application process. To get started, apply, and learn more, please visit MATC Promise. Students must complete both the MATC application and the MATC Promise application. If you are interested and need help, please visit your nearest MPS CACC!

What is the MATC Promise for New High School Graduates?

The MATC Promise was the first program of its kind in Wisconsin, providing free tuition for eligible students. The MATC Promise is helping to make college an option for students who never thought it was possible. This public/private “last dollar” partnership covers tuition and fees for program courses, after other grants and scholarships are applied, for up to 75 credits. Students may be responsible for other fees and for the cost of books.*

*Source: MATC Promise


MATC Promise for Adults


Are you 24 years old or older and live in the MATC district? Do you have an annual family income of $56,000 or less? Have you earned at least six college credits but have not earned an associate or bachelor’s degree? Then you qualify for the MATC Promise for Adults. Apply today!

Special Hours

Please see below for special hours during the 2019-20 school year:

All CACCs will be closed on Thursday, September 19, for professional development.

Week of September 16, 2019:

CACC Meir: Closed all week.
CACC Marshall: Closed all week.
CACC Reagan: Wednesday, closed; Friday, 12 noon to 3 p.m.

To see school-year hours of operation for each center and more, please visit our Locations and Hours page.


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