Navy Tuition Assistance

Tuition Assistance (TA) is available to all eligible Naval Officers, Enlisted active duty and Reservists on continuous active duty.  Tuition Assistance will cover 100 percent of tuition and fees up to:

  • $250 per Semester Credit Hour
  • $166 per Quarter Credit Hour
  • 16 Semester Hours (24 Quarter Hours) per Fiscal Year

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must remain on active duty for the entire length of the courses approved.
  • Attend an accredited institution recognized by the Department of Education.
  • Receive counseling from a Navy College Office
  • Provide all grades from previously funded TA courses.  Any course in which you received an 'F' or 'W' must be reimbursed.
  • Officers must remain on active duty for at least two years after completion of their last TA approved course.

You must apply for TA by using form NETPDTC 1560/3. Make sure you check with your institution to confirm the amounts for tuition and fees.You are responsible for providing accurate fee information. Follow all directions listed on the TA application. For additional information, visit the Navy College Tuition Assistance web page.