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Low-cost internet access for college students

Low-cost internet access for college students

National nonprofit teams up with community colleges to support digital access to students and staff of the Alamo Colleges.

The Alamo Colleges and Connect2Compete, a national nonprofit, have joined to offer students and staff of the Alamo Colleges low cost computers and free or affordable Internet access.

The partnership with Connect2Complete not only provides low-cost refurbished computers, but will also assist students with free digital literacy training. Individuals may purchase a laptop ($199) or discounted desktop ($150) and obtain free or low cost high-speech Internet from Freedom Pop. Hardware is equipped with Windows 7 Professional operating system, Microsoft Office 2007 Home & Student Edition, full administrative support, and free end-user technical support and online software support through Microsoft.

Who qualifies?
– Alamo Colleges students and staff

How do I apply?
– Click HERE or call toll free 1-877-848-2810

Read more information about Alamo College’s Connect2Compete partnership.
Learn more about Connect2Comp.

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