***IMPORTANT NOTICE***

            Effective 1 February 2018, there will be a change in the late letter policy.

Late letters will only be accepted from students that are on orders/deployment, first time program users or extreme circumstance. Those meeting one of the above exceptions will be required to submit a late letter to the WVEEP Specialist along with supporting documentation and memorandum from the SM’s O5 Level Commander or signature authority representative to support the claim for late submission.

 

**New Application Deadlines**

Students are encouraged to submit requests as early as possible, in an effort to expedite the approval process. Spring applications are due by 1 November and 1 May for the Fall term. Students in non traditional schools such as AMU, are still to abide by the 60 day deadline.

 

The WV National Guard funds up to 100% of tuition costs and fees up to $7,000 per person per fiscal year using the state (WVEEP) tuition assistance program.  This tuition assistance may be used in addition to federal tuition assistance. 

Eligibility Requirements:

·         Students need to complete courses for which Tuition Assistance is provided before their Expiration Term of Service (ETS) date.

·         Soldiers requesting Tuition Assistance must enroll in an approved post-secondary institution within WV.

·         The institution must provide the student with documentation clearly describing the cost of each course.

·         Tuition Assistance funds will not be disbursed without verification of enrollment.

·         Students need to submit grades to the WVEEP manager upon completion of a course.