What benefits are available through Veteran Services?

The Montgomery GI Bill (Chapter 30): Active Duty Educational Assistance Program, generally for individuals who entered active duty after June 30, 1985 and served continuously for three years or by serving two years on active duty followed by four years of Selected Reserve. To be eligible, veterans must have contributed $1200 during their first year of […]

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How do I apply for Veteran benefits?

If you are eligible for VA benefits, contact the TC Veteran Services Office for the appropriate VA application and Enrollment form necessary to activate your benefits: Financial Aid & Veteran Services Office 2500 N. Robison Road Texarkana, TX  75599 Telephone: (903) 838-4541 Fax: (903) 832-5030 What documentation must accompany my application? For veterans: Certified copy of DD214 (discharge […]

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Can I get a tutor?

Eligible veterans who have a course deficiency may be eligible to receive reimbursement for payment to a tutor for individual tutoring.  Contact the TC Veterans Services Office for the appropriate VA application. You must obtain a written memorandum from the instructor stating a need for tutorial assistance. The current tutorial amount is $10 per hour […]

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Do VA benefits affect Financial Aid?

If VA benefits for which you are eligible include BAH, your Cost of Attendance Room & Board component must be adjusted. Due to changes in legislation, no other VA education benefits need to be calculated with financial aid eligibility.

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