Military Education Benefits

Military education benefits

Benefits Overview

Military students who are serving on active duty or in one of the reserve or National Guard components and eligible family members may use their educational benefits at Argosy University.

The links below provide further information regarding the individual benefits and opportunities available through the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). While benefit and eligibility information is provided, the ultimate approval of a student’s ability to use a particular benefit is determined by the respective government agency offering the benefit.

In addition to the information we’ve provided, the knowledgeable staff at Argosy University is available to help guide you through the process. Speak with one of our experienced admissions representatives to get started. For further information on participation and eligibility, contact us at 1-877-800-8412.

Active Duty, Reserve and National Guard

  • Tuition Assistance

    Tuition Assistance is a Department of Defense program administered by each individual branch of service and the National Guard. The eligibility requirements for tuition assistance vary by branch of service, but the service member will always need to apply for this program prior to starting classes. For additional information on Tuition Assistance see your service branch website:

    Army Tuition Assistance
    Navy and Marine Corps Tuition Assistance
    Air Force Tuition Assistance
    Coast Guard Tuition Assistance
    Coast Guard Reservists are not currently eligible for tuition assistance.
    Military Deployed or Natural Disaster Students Withdrawal Refund Policy can be found here.

  • Top Up
  • Chapter 33: Post 9/11 GI Bill ®
  • Chapter 30: Montgomery GI Bill ®
  • Chapter 1606: Selective Reserve Montgomery GI Bill ®
  • Chapter 1607: Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)
  • Kickers & Additional Contributions


  • Chapter 33: Post 9/11 GI Bill ®

    This is an education benefit for service members who have served on active duty for at least 90 days after 9/10/2001, or were discharged with a service connected disability after 30 consecutive days. An honorable discharge (character of service) is required for veterans. Individuals who are entitled to 100% of this benefit can have their entire cost of tuition and fees covered while eligible. Find more information here.

  • Yellow Ribbon Program
  • Chapter 30: Montgomery GI Bill ®
  • Chapter 31: Vocational Rehabilitation

Spouses and dependent children

  • Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MYCAA) Program

    This program provides educational assistance to spouses of Active Duty members towards an Associates or Certificate program. Students who are eligible can qualify up to a $4,000 lifetime limit, with a maximum of $2,000 per Department of Defense fiscal year (Oct 1st – Sep 30th). For more information, please click here.

  • Transfer of Education Benefit (TEB) Post 9/11 GI Bill ® to Dependents
  • Fry Scholarship
  • Chapter 35: Survivor and Dependents Assistance

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 Web site at .

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