2014-2015 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2015) 
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2014-2015 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2015) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Resources for Veterans, Dependents, and Military Personnel (Active/Reserve)

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Walden University’s academic programs are approved by the Minnesota State Approving Agency for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs under the jurisdiction of the St. Louis Regional Processing Center. School Certifying Officials in the Walden Office of Military Services are trained and authorized by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to certify student enrollment in approved academic programs. Enrollment certifications are submitted using VA form 22-1999. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs receives, processes, and issues payment after processing VA Form 22-1999.

Students planning to pay tuition by using any type of GI Bill, VA Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E), or Federal Tuition Assistance should contact the Walden University Office of Military Services in order to initiate the administrative support that will ensure the prompt availability of these financial resources. The Military Services Office at Walden University can be contacted at: military@waldenu.edu.

The following financial resource programs for veterans, current military personnel, and dependents can be used at Walden:

  • Montgomery GI Bill–Active Duty (Chapter 30 of Title 38, U.S. Code) Montgomery GI Bill–CH30
  • Montgomery GI Bill–Selected Reserve (Chapter 1606 of Title 10, U.S. Code) Montgomery GI Bill–Selected Reserve–CH1606
  • Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP) (Chapter 1607 of Title 10, U.S. Code) REAP–CH1607
  • Post-Vietnam Era Veterans’ Educational Assistance Program (VEAP) (Chapter 32 of Title 38, U.S. Code) VEAP–CH32
  • Dependents’ Educational Assistance (DEA) (Chapter 35 or Title 38, U.S. Code) DEA–CH35
  • Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program Service (VR&E) (Chapter 31 of Title 38, U.S. Code) Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Service
  • Post-9/11 GI Bill (Chapter 33 of Title 38, U.S. Code)–The Post-9/11 Veterans Education Assistance Improvements Act of 2010 was signed by the President on January 4, 2011. This act makes changes to the Post-9/11 GI Bill. More information can be found at: Changes to the Post-9/11 GI Bill Post-9/11 GI Bill–CH33
  • Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA) Tuition Assistance Overview
  • Federal Tuition Assistance Top-Up Tuition Assistance Top-Up
  • Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts–Military OneSource
  • National Nursing Education Initiative Scholarship (NNEI) Veterans Administration Nursing Scholarships