The World’s First Tuition-Free Online University – How does it work?

 

By: University of the People

Originally published on Dec 22, 2013

University of the People is the world’s first non-profit, tuition-free online university offering online academic degrees in Business Administration and online academic degrees in Computer Science. UoPeople offers tuition-free online learning with students from over 138 countries! University of the People online university is supported by top academic leadership from universities such as Yale, NYU, Oxford, UC Berkeley and many more!

This video provides a look into the daily life of a student studying at this online, tuition-free university. This video highlights students who study online at University of the People, the structure of the online course, as well as UoPeople’s unique and innovative model of tuition-free online education.

The model includes the use of peer-to-peer learning and volunteer instructors who provide academic guidance to the small virtual classroom. Each virtual classroom at the online university, University of the People, has an average of 20-30 students from 20-30 different countries around the world! Thus, studying online at University of the People is not only tuition-free; it is a forum for online global dialogue as well! Students who study virtually with University of the People, either in the online Business Administration Program or in the online Computer Science program, report a 95% satisfaction rating. Students, volunteers and academic leadership around the world value the online tuition-free degree offered by University of the People, and support UoPeople’s mission to make education a right for all, and not a privilege for a few.

University of the People offers a quality academic education, tuition-free and accessible for all!

Here’s a link to the University’s Web page

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