CUNY Newswire

NY Times: Defending Governor Cuomo’s Free Tuition Plan

April 19, 2017

To the Editor:

Mr. Cuomo’s Free* College Plan” (editorial, April 15) contains few details on the program’s merits and even fewer on the program’s alleged flaws. The Excelsior Scholarship has set a national standard for college access by providing free tuition at New York’s public colleges for any family making less than $125,000 per year.