Tuition Assistance Program Information

Students planning to use any form of tuition assistance, whether through the state of Missouri or the Department of Defense, should always verify eligibility requirements with their branch of service. We ask that each student work with their branch specific education center or base POC, to review requirements for each of these programs. The Veteran Student Center is also available to assist you, please contact our office at VeteranServices@missouristate.edu and/or 417-836-6199.

Important: Students can no longer use Federal Tuition Assistance in conjunction with Chapter 1606/1607 of the GI Bill, per VA/DOD regulations.

Missouri National Guard (Air/Army) State Tuition Assistance

Service members planning to utilize State Tuition Assistance, should follow the link above to secure their benefit in a timely manner. Please contact the Veteran Student Center for assistance in processing this information at VeteranServices@missouristate.edu and/or 417-836-6199.

Air Force Tuition Assistance

Active Duty Air Force and Reservists may be ELIGIBLE for tuition assistance. We encourage students under these programs to work directly with their unit education POC, and the Missouri State Veteran Student Center office to ensure timely processing of this benefit. Please contact the Veteran Student Center VeteranServices@Missouristate.edu and/or 417-836-6199.

Army Tuition Assistance(GoArmyEd)

Active Duty Army, Reservists, and MO Army National Guard may be ELIGIBLE to use Federal Tuition Assistance. Some students may be required to complete 12 months after completing AIT in order to use this benefit, please consult your unit education POC to confirm. We also encourage you to contact the Missouri State Veteran Student Center office at VeteranServices@missouristate.edu and/or 417-836-6199 for additional assistance with this process.

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Coast Guard Tuition Assistance

Active Duty Coast Guard and Reservists in AD status may be ELIGIBLE for tuition assistance.We encourage students under these programs to work directly with their unit education POC, and the Missouri State Veteran Student Center office to ensure timely processing of this benefit. Please contact the Veteran Student Center at VeteranServices@Missouristate.edu and/or 417-836-6199.

Navy Tuition Assistance

Active Duty Navy and Naval Reservists in AD status may be ELIGIBLE for tuition assistance.We encourage students under these programs to work directly with their unit education POC, and the Missouri State Veterans Services office to ensure timely processing of this benefit. Please contact the Veteran Student Center at VeteranServices@Missouristate.edu and/or 417-836-6199.

Marine Corps Tuition Assistance

Active Duty Marines may be ELIGIBLE for tuition assistance. Students should work with their unit and Missouri State Veterans Services to ensure all necessary steps are followed. Please contact the Veteran Student Center at VeteranServices@Missouristate.edu and/or 417-836-6199.