Veterans Services: Montgomery GI Bill – Active Duty (Chapter 30)
The Montgomery GI Bill (Chapter 30) is available only to those who enlisted in the US armed forces and contributed at least $1,200 to the program. This benefit provides a housing allowance to students while they are enrolled in an educational program. As of October 1st, 2012, the housing allowance for fulltime students is $1,564 per full month of enrollment. Eligible veterans need to apply in order to receive this benefit. It is recommended that you apply at least three months before you wish to start school.
Students should apply for benefits at least three months before they plan to start school. Students who have confirmed enrollment at WWU should contact the Veterans Services Office as soon as they receive a Letter of Eligibility form the VA.
Follow the links below to learn more about eligibility, application, and payments: