Military Tuition Assistance

Military Educational Benefits

www.gibill.va.gov

Dept. of Veterans Affairs
Atlanta Regional Office

1700 Clairmont Road
Decatur, GA 30033
Phone: 1-888-442-4551

Atlanta Office

Georgia Dept. of Veterans Services

"Serving Georgia's Veterans"
sdvs.georgia.gov
Phone: 404-656-2306/2322
Fax: 404-657-6276
Luther Rice VA Benefits Certifying Official

Mr. Gary Cook
Phone: 770-484-1204 x 5273
Fax: 678-990-5512
Gary.Cook@LutherRice.edu

Committed to Military

Luther Rice College & Seminary is committed to helping U.S. military personnel pursue their education.  Luther Rice is VA certified as well as nationally recognized by all military branches.

You can earn your entire degree 100% online worldwide or study on campus locally in Atlanta. 

VA students from outside of Georgia need to work with the Atlanta Regional Processing Office instead of the regional VA office of their residency.  Luther Rice's VA Facility Code is 31004011.

 

Contact Gary Cook at 770-484-1204 or Gary.Cook@LutherRice.edu for Military Educational Benefit questions.

 

Federal Financial Aid Information

View Financial Aid FAQ for topics including federal grants, loans (federal and private), Cohort Default Rate, how to borrow less than the maximum federal loan amount, etc.

For more facts about Luther Rice, click here to visit our Quick Facts.

 

Contact our Financial Aid Office at 770-484-1204 or FinancialAid@LutherRice.edu for Loan and Grant assistance (Federal and Private).

Helpful Funding Links

See the U.S. Secretary of Education's commitment to support military families.

Individual state funding opportunities for veterans.

U.S. Department of Education military funding sources information.

Waiver of Application Fee for Military Personnel

For a limited time Luther Rice will waive the $50 Application Fee for all current and former service members.  When applying online enter the word military within the provided promo code field.

Refund if Called to Active Duty

Luther Rice will refund 100% of all tuition and fees for military personnel who receive orders calling them into active duty that must discontinue courses during the academic session.  Contact the Student Accounts Office for details as soon as you receive official notification.  

Refer to the Student Handbook for information about readmission after returning from a military service obligation.

Specific Programs

  • Chapter 30 - Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty Educational Assistance Program
  • Chapter 33 - Post-9/11 GI Bill
  • Chapter 35 - Survivors' and Dependents' Education Assistance Program (DEA)
  • Chapter 1606 - Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve Educational Assistance Program

Eligible if you were on active duty (after basic training and any military school) and had $100/month deducted from your pay for the first 12 months of your enlistment (others may qualify - click link above for more information)

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Eligible if you have at least 90 days of aggregate service on or after September 11, 2001, or you have been discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days.  The Post-9/11 GI Bill will become effective for training on or after August 1, 2009

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Provides education opportunities to eligible dependents of veterans who are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-related condition, or who died while on active duty or as a result of a service related condition

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Eligible if you were on active duty (after basic training and any military school) and had $100/month deducted from your pay for the first 12 months of your enlistment (others may qualify - click link above for more information)

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