As many students have already heard, the VA will be making many changes to the new Post 9/11 GI Bill. I wanted to give you a “heads up” on some the major changes that may affect you financially, so that you can plan and prepare for these changes in advance for the Fall 2011 term. Students receiving other GI Bill benefits – Chapter 30, 1606 or REAP – please note the change regarding break pay below.
Some of the most significant changes in the law include the following:
I will be attending a state wide training session in the middle of the summer, and once I get more definitive answers on all the changes to your GI Bill benefits, I will send out a detailed newsletter. In the meantime, please review this message and make the necessary adjustments to your fall schedule so that you can get your maximum benefit.