Shawnee State Univ. offers free tuition for qualifying students

When classes start up this fall at Shawnee State University in Portsmouth, some students will go to class free of charge. To be eligible, students must be Pell-eligible, first-time students with a minimum 3.0 GPA and 18 ACT score. They must live in Scioto, Lawrence, Adams, Pike, Jackson or Ross counties in Ohio, or live in Greenup, Boyd or Lewis Counties in Kentucky.