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This Medical School Is Making Tuition Free For All Students
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This Medical School Is Making Tuition Free For All Students

New York University made history Aug. 16 with a surprise announcement that it will give full-tuition scholarships to all current and future students in its School of Medicine MD program. The scholarship will be offered to all students, regardless of need or merit. Incoming students received the good news at the end of the annual White Coat Ceremony, where each new student receives a white lab coat as a symbolic mark of the beginning of their medical education. Though NYU’s press release on the scholarships said it is the “only top 10-ranked” medical school in the nation to offer free tuition to all students, the school is one of many addressing the large amounts of debt students often take on to complete their education. Getty Images | Joe Raedle The scholarship will cover ...