VA Pay Rates

Education Program Monthly Rates

Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty (MGIB-AD)
Chapter 30

  3 years or more service Less than 3 years service
Starting Full-time 3/4-time 1/2-time Full-time 3/4-time 1/2-time
 10/1/15  $1,789.00  $1,341.75  $894.50  $1,454.00 $1,090.50 $727.00
10/1/14 $1,717.00 $1287.75 $858.50 $1,395.00 $1,046.25 $697.50


Post-9/11 GI Bill
Chapter 33

Pays tuition and fees up to 36 months
Pays an annual books and supplies stipend of up to $1000
Pays a Monthly Housing Allowance (MHA) up to E5 BAH with dependent rate
For more information, go to: www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/post911_gibill.asp


Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA)
Chapter 35

Starting Full-time 3/4-time 1/2-time 1/4-time
 10/1/15  $1,021.00  $765.00  $508.00  $255.25 
10/1/14 $1,018.00 $763.00 $506.00 $254.50


Montgomery GI Bill – Selected Reserve
Chapter 1606

Starting Full-time 3/4-time 1/2-time 1/4-time
 10/1/15 $368.00   $275.00 $183.00  $92.00 
10/1/14 $367.00 $274.00 $182.00 $91.75


Reserve Education Assistance Program (REAP)
Chapter 1607

  Starting 10/1/15 Starting 10/1/14
Service Full-time 3/4-time 1/2-time Full-time 3/4-time 1/2-time
90+ days $715.60 $536.70 $357.80 $686.80 $515.10 $343.40
1 year + $1,073.40 $805.05 $536.70 $1,030.20    $772.65 $515.10
2 years + $1,431.20 $1,073.40 $715.60 $1,373.60 $1,030.20 $686.80


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