Benefits and Waivers

The GI Bill® and Tuition Waiver can help offset the cost of paying for college. The following will help you determine what benefits you are eligible for and how to apply for these benefits.

Isakson and Roe Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020

Section 1005. Requirements for in-State tuition
Removes the requirement for covered individuals (Ch. 33, Ch. 31, and Ch. 30) to enroll in a course at a public institution of higher learning within three years of being discharged to receive in-state tuition. Also, VA will make publicly available on the VA website a database explaining any public institution’s requirements for beneficiaries to be charged in-state tuition. Effective: August 1, 2021.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).  More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at