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Navy Tuition Assistance

Tuition Assistance (TA) is a benefit offered to service members to assist with the cost of tuition. TA typically covers 100% of tuition, up to the $250 per credit hour and $4,000 per military fiscal year caps.

Benefit Summary

  • Must be on Active Duty or "Activated Reserve" status to be eligible.
  • TA will be approved only after one year at first duty station (approximately 18 months of service).
  • May cover up to $250 per credit hour and $4,000 per military fiscal year.
  • May cover up to 16 credit hour per military fiscal year.
  • Funding must be requested within 30 days of the start date of the course. Funding requests cannot be approved after the start date of the course.

Note: Liberty University does not determine eligibility for Tuition Assistance. The above noted items were received from the U.S. Navy. Please contact your ESO to determine your full eligibility requirements.

How to Enroll

Step 1: Complete the Admissions Process and apply for Financial Aid.

Step 2: Register for courses.

Step 3: Apply for TA at your Unit’s Military Education Office.

  • Apply for TA online, using links provided below, or contact your education office on base. Please make a note of your registration information (course titles, enrollment dates, etc.) as this will be required on the TA application. Once approved, you will receive the authorized form.

Step 4: Submit authorized TA form to Military Affairs at least one week before Financial Check-in deadline.

  • Fax: (434) 455-1287 OR
  • Scan/E-mail: OR
  • Drop by our office, Green Hall- Student Service Center (ask to speak to a Military Affairs Counselor)

Step 5: The Military Affairs Office will post the authorized amount of TA to your student account and send you an email to your Liberty University email address.

Step 6: Once you receive an email stating your TA has been posted, please complete Financial Check-in (if you have not already done so).

Step 7: Once the term is completed, we will submit your grades to the military within 30 days.