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NEW Department of Defense Contract Tuition Rate
Effective for the spring 2015 semester, all DoD funded students using Tuition Assistance (TA) or Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) funding will have a separate, simplified tuition rate. In-state students; $80 per semester hour. Out of state students; $250 per semester hour. Students in courses with special program tuition should contact our representatives for assistance with special course tuition rates.
The MyCAA Program is an assistance program sponsored by the Department of Defense (DoD) for qualifying spouses. MyCAA assists in the pursuit of a license, certification or Associate’s Degree necessary for gainful employment. The Alamo Colleges have four colleges participating in MyCAA (All listed as Alamo Community College District at MyCAA):
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Our colleges are listed as the Alamo Community College District when searching MyCAA for institutions.
See if you qualify at MyCAA for funding:
Request your MyCAA Education & Training Plan
1. Complete all admissions requirements
2. Ensure your name on the student record matches your name in the military DEERS system
3. Ensure your declared program of study is correct in your student account (Alamo GPS)
4. Email our Advisors to request an education and training plan
5. Upload your education and training plan to your MyCAA account
Paying for Classes with MyCAA Funds
MyCAA Payments are not automatic. Once you have registered at MyCAA, follow these easy steps to ensure your classes are paid for:
1. Register for classes
2. Request financial assistance* for your courses in your MyCAA account
3. Submit approved financial assistance documents to the college Business Office
*Contact the Alamo Colleges MyCAA Advisors if you are not certain about which tuition rate to use.
Submit your financial assistance documents in person to the College Bursar or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Payment Extension Requests for Pending MyCAA Funds
If your payment deadline is prior to funding approval, you may request protection from payment deadline drops. A payment deferment may be granted for those eligible for up front MyCAA financial assistance. Please see our Tuition and Fees Payment Deferment Request form.
Payment Deadline Calendar