Update: The U.S. Senate passed the omnibus spending bill on Mar. 22, elminating a government shutdown on Mar. 23. The bill will fund the government through September 30, 2018.
Below are the answers to some frequently asked questions in the event of a government shutdown.
Will TA cover my balance/current classes?
If you have received a TA authorization for funding, the military will pay for the amount approved once the government shutdown ends. The TA authorization is a promise of payment and it will be honored by the military once the government resumes operation.
Will the VA continue to issue payment?
Where can I receive updates on other types of federal aid that I am using?
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.