Military Payment Due Dates

Military Payment Due Dates

Each Military benefit has different processes and due dates for payment. See below for a list of most benefits and be sure to view the Military Deferments article for more information about having your payment deferred. 

Montgomery GI Bill (CH. 30):
  • Tuition paid directly to the student 
  • Payment due to the school within 30 days of the end of the term
Vocational Rehab (CH. 31):
  • Tuition paid directly to the school
  • Payment due to the school within 30 days of the end of the term
Post 9/11 GI Bill (CH. 33):
  • Tuition paid directly to the school
  • Payment due to the school within 30 days of the end of the term
Survivors and Dependents Education Assistance (CH. 35):
  • Tuition paid directly to the student 
  • Payment due to the school within 30 days of the end of the term
Federal Tuition Assistance (TA):
  • Tuition paid directly to the school
  • The following branches are billed toward the end of Week 2 of the term, with payments received 4-6 weeks later. Tuition payment is due 30 days after the end of the term:
    • Air Force
    • Navy
    • Marines
    • Coast guard
  • The Army is billed once per quarter. All out of pocket expenses are due 30 days from the beginning of the term (the Tuesday of week 5).