GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

Post-9/11 GI Bill®

Education benefit programs offered by the Dept of Veterans Affairs and Defense:

If you served on Active Duty, you might be eligible for education benefits offered by the Department of Veterans Affairs. For example, the Post-9/11 GI Bill® provides financial support for educational and housing expenses to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10,2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. You must have received an honorable discharge to be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill®.

Department of Defense Tuition Assistance Program

If you are currently serving in the military, you may be eligible for funding offered through the Department of Defense Tuition Assistance program. Check your eligibility status and the amount for which you qualify with your Service prior to enrolling.

If you are currently serving in the military, Nyack participates in the MOU – Tuition Assistance Program through the Department of Defense. Receive approval to attend Nyack under the program from your ESO, military counselor, or Service.

Evangeline Couchey, College Registrar, is the point of contact for academic and financial advising and connects Service members to the other offices that assist you with the completion of your studies and post-graduate opportunities.

Isaac Foster, Director of Student Financial Services, is the financial aid officer for the Tuition Assistance Program. He has twenty-seven years of experience in financial aid, has participated in numerous programs of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA), and holds the M.S. in Organizational Leadership from Nyack College.