• Trump Signs GI Bill Update Into Law

    Posted on August 17 2017

    President Trump on Wednesday signed an update of the Post-9/11 GI Bill into law, The Washington Post reported. The bipartisan legislation moved swiftly through both chambers of Congress in the last month. The Forever GI Act removes the ...

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  • Senate Approves GI Bill Expansion

    Posted on August 3 2017

    The U.S. Senate on Wednesday unanimously approved legislation to expand and update the Post-9/11 GI Bill. The "Forever GI Bill" is a broad effort to better prepare veterans for life after active-duty service amid a rapidl...

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  • Ashford University announced last week that it is closer to gaining access to post-9/11GI Bill benefits, reports Inside Higher Ed. Ashford is an online university enrolling 5,000 student veterans. Last year, Iowa's state approval ag...

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  • This week, the House, as well as the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee, approved a bipartisan deal to modernize the GI Bill, also known as the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017, expandi...

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  • The U.S. House of Representatives on Monday and the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee on Wednesday unanimously approved legislation to update the Post 9/11 GI Bill, reported Military.com and Stars and Stripes. The Harry W. Col...

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  • 7 steps to ease military credit transfer and tips for raising faculty awareness of the transfer process.

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  • The House Veterans Affairs Committee on Wednesday unanimously approved a package of legislation to update the Post-9/11 GI Bill. The measure would extend veterans education benefits from the current 15-year window through a veteran's...

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  • The U.S. House of Representatives reached a bipartisan deal this week to modernize the GI Bill, expanding financial contributions and flexibility for veterans to pursue higher education opportunities, The Associated Press reported. The ...

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  • Representatives from AACRAO, along with over 35 veteran and military organizations, gathered last week for a roundtable discussion on the Post-9/11 GI Bill and other pending legislation. The meeting, hosted by the American Legion, focus...

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  • New military members could see a monthly salary deduction to pay into the GI Bill to receive future education benefits, according to Military Times. Draft legislation from U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Phil Roe (R-TN) wo...

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