Post 911 GI BILL

The Post 911 GI Bill is for individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service on or after September 11, 2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days.  You must have received an honorable discharge to be eligible for the bill.  The Bill becomes effective on or after August 1, 2009. 

This program will pay eligible individuals tuition & fees directly to the school not to exceed the maximum in state tuition & fees at a public Institution of Higher Learning, a monthly housing allowance based on the Basic Allowance for Housing for an E-5 with dependents at the location of the school, an annual book and supplies stipend based on enrollment. 

All students must complete a Atlantic Cape Transmittal Form each semester.  If you believe you may qualify, obtain a transmittal form from the Financial Aid Office at (609) 343-5129 or (609) 463-4774, ext. 5082, e-mail finaid@atlantic.edu or call the Veterans Administration Regional Office at 1-800-827-1000.

Following are descriptions of specific veterans' benefits: