Tuition Assistance, informally called TA, is a federal benefit that covers the cost of tuition (up to $250 per credit hour) for active duty service members of the Army , Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. Members of the Army Reserve and Army National Guard on drill status or full-time active duty are also eligible for TA. Air National Guardsmen and Reservists of other branches are eligible for TA while on active duty status.
The State Tuition Assistance Program (a.k.a State Tuition Reimbursement Program or STRP) is a state of Texas program designed to assist members of the Texas Army National Guard and Texas Air National Guard with tuition reimbursement for up to 12 credits per semester. For more information and how to apply, click on the link below.
To find out if you meet the eligibility criteria for Tuition Assistance in other branches of the military, click on the link that applies to you and explore your options. (Note: These links are best accessed using Internet Explorer).
For additional information regarding Tuition Assistance please contact:
Darren Pursel MSSC Fort Bliss Counselor
Office: (915) 219-4402
Bldg 641 Taylor Rd
Fort Bliss, TX 79916