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Michigan Indian Tuition Waiver

The Michigan Indian Tuition Waiver is a state-wide public act that provides free tuition for Native American students who:

  • must be enrolled at one of Michigan's public colleges or universities; and
  • must be one-quarter or more Native American blood quantum as certified by your Tribal Enrollment Department; and
  • must be an enrolled member of a US federally recognized tribe as certified by your Tribal Enrollment Department; and
  • must be a legal resident of the state of Michigan for not less than 12 consecutive months.

To learn more about the Michigan Indian Tuition Waiver program, please read about the application process, the American Indian College Fund, or additional financial assistance available to Native American students.