Active Guard/Reserve (AGR)

How to sign up for Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty, Chapter 30 (MGIB-AD, CH30):
You must email, CC:, and forward a copy of your AGR orders with this email. For more information call 1-866-628-5999.
"I choose to elect MGIB-AD, CH 30"
  • This will cost you $1,200, $100 for the first 12 months of a 3 year contract.
  • 10 year delimiting date, meaning 10 years from AGR DD 214.
If you decide to DECLINE MGIB-AD, CH 30 you need to email with the following statement:
"I hereby decide to DECLINE MGIB-AD.  I understand by declining MGIB-AD my election is an irrevocable decision.  With this election I will NOT be able to enroll at a later date."
How to sign up for Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA):
  • POC at Rock Island Arsenal: (309)782-1606
  • $250 per credit hour / $4,000 per Fiscal Year
  • Sign up by using "GoArmyEd"
Free to Military and Military Spouses:
DANTES CLEP, DSST, ACT, SAT testing is free to Military Spouses.
Degree Planning:
Need help with a degree plan?  Contact the Education Support Center at 1-866-628-599
Troop to Teachers:
Troops/Spouses to Teachers, learn more by calling 1-877-530-2765 or visit