The College was established by referendum in 1965 and opened September 1967. It is named for Dr. William Rainey Harper, a pioneer in the junior college movement in the United States and the first president of the University of Chicago.
Military and Veteran Costs
GI Bill Coverage
- $ 9,666
Student Veteran Cost
- $ 250
Military Student Cost
This GI Bill coverage is based on full benefits remaining. Any potential costs and coverage should be verified by the university before applying.
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