Military Tuition Assistance
Current servicemembers can attend college in their off-duty time and have their military branch pay the tuition.
- Learn about the Military Tuition Assistance Program.
- Use the Tuition Assistance (TA) DECIDE tool to help you make the best use of your tuition assistance dollars.
GI Bill and Other VA Educational Programs
If you were or are in the military, you may be eligible for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) educational benefits. If you are a spouse or dependent, you may be eligible too.
Visit Vets.gov to:
- Learn about the GI Bill and other education benefits programs.
- Explore options for classroom and virtual training.
- Get career counseling.
- Find the right school or training program for you.
And, you can apply for educational benefits online, in person or by phone.
Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC)
Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) can help you get your degree despite frequent military transfers. These civilian colleges and universities:
- Simplify credit transfers and reduce residency requirements (the credits required to earn a degree at a given school)
- Give classes on or near military installations in the U.S., overseas, and on military ships
- Offer distance learning programs
- Offer degrees that match your military job
- Are open to servicemembers and their families
For more information, talk to your unit's education officer.