The National Guard can cover up to 100% of the cost of your tuition at a State college or University. Select the Tuition Assistance Tab at the top of this page to find out more.
If you already have student loans, you may qualify to have us pay back your student loans up to $50,000.00. You should contact your recruiter to find out if you qualify.
Between drill pay and the Montgomery G.I. Bill, soldiers who qualify earn as much as $600.00 per month while attending college. Some soldiers qualify for an additional $200.00 or $350.00 per month depending on certain factors. You should find out from a recruiter if you qualify. Click on the Montgomery G.I. Bill Tab at the top of this page to find out more.
Most colleges offer college credit for military training. The amount of credit you will receive depends on the job or MOS you select. Click on the Misc. Benefits Tab at the top of this page to find out more.
Through the National Guard's education office, you can take the ACTs or SATs for free. In addition, you can also take College Level Examination Program (CLEP) tests for free. Click on the Misc. Benefits Tab at the top of this page to find out more.