Military Personnel Tuition Assistance (TA):

Nyack College is a qualified school for the Department of Defense’s Armed Forces Tuition Assistance (TA). Armed Forces TA is a benefit paid to eligible members of the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and Coast Guard, which may pay up to 100% of tuition. Please visit your service’s education portal in order to get more information and to apply.

Applying for Tuition Assistance:

Each of the military branches has its own application and procedure for Tuition Assistance. Therefore, prior to enrolling at Nyack College, military students requesting TA must visit their respective Military Service’s education portal to ensure eligibility for TA benefits. Approval from the student’s Educational Services Officer (ESO) or military branch counselor is required prior enrollment in the first course.

Army

http://www.goarmyed.com/

Air Force

http://www.my.af.mil/

Navy

http://www.navycollege.navy.mil/

Coast Guard

http://www.uscg.mil/hq/cgi/forms/CG_Form_4147.pdf

Marines

https://www.usmc-mccs.org/services/education/voluntary-education/

In addition, please see information links below on how to learn more about the tools to help you make an informed decision.

Tuition Assistance (TA) Decide

https://www.dodmou.com/TADECIDE/

Paying for College

http://www.consumerfinance.gov/paying-for-college

Financial Aid Shopping Sheet

http://www2.ed.gov/policy/highered/guid/aid-offer/index.html

College Scoreboard

https://collegescorecard.ed.gov

College Navigator

http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/

Nyack College Student Financial Services Information

This site will take you to Nyack College specific information on other monies available to help finance your education including grants, loans, scholarships, and federal and state financial aid.

https://www.nyack.edu/site/student-financial-services/#welcome

Veterans:

Students who have applied for and are eligible to receive educational benefits through the Veterans Administration are required to notify the VA Certifying Official at Nyack College (Evangeline Couchey: 646-378-6113 or Evangeline.Couchey@nyack.edu). A current COE (Certificate of Eligibility) or Statement of Benefits must be provided in order to serve as official notification to initiate both a Nyack College veteran file and an electronic VA file.  Student semester enrollments are assessed and certified electronically after the end of the Add/Drop period of a semester.

Enrollment Certifications can take between 4 to 6 weeks to be processed by the VA.

For further details or to seek answers to specific funding questions, please call 1-888-442-4551 to speak to a case processor, or visit www.gibill.va.gov to submit your questions via the “Ask a Question” link.  The mailing address for the VA Regional Office is P.O. Box 4616, Buffalo, N.Y. 14240-4616.