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    Tuition Assistance

    Administered by the Federal Government (through the office of Triton College's Bursar)

    What is it?
    Tuition Assistance is a benefit granted to eligible servicemembers which pays part or all of eligible tuition. If, upon enlisting, you were given the option of tuition assistance and you believe you are eligible, please contact your commanding officer for the appropriate application.

    To qualify:
    To be eligible for the Top-up benefit, the person must be approved for federal Tuition Assistance by a military department and be eligible for MGIB-Active Duty benefits. To be eligible for MGIB benefits, the person must be an MGIB - Active Duty participant and must have served at least two full years on active duty.

    To apply:
    Fill out the application provided to you by your commanding officer complete with information about the courses you are registered for.
    Contact the Bursar’s Office at courtneytkoletz@triton.edu or call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3540.
    Turn in the appropriate documentation.
    Now what?
    Attend class as usual.
    Follow up on information about your account through the Bursar's Office.

    For more information: Tuition Assistance Top-up

    Information as of 10/2009