Tuition Assistance & MyCAA Contract Tuition Rates
DoD funded students using Tuition Assistance (TA) or Military Spouse Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) funding 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.
It's the students' responsibility to know the Tuition Assistance (TA) process for their branch of service and to ensure tuition balances are paid by the payment deadline. Contact your Education Office or our Alamo Colleges Installation Representatives if you have questions.
Tuition assistance must be requested no earlier than 45 days prior to semester start date and no later than 7 days prior to the semester start date. Active Duty Air Force members should apply for TA through their Air Force Portal account at the Air Force Virtual Education Center site.
Tuition assistance must be requested no earlier than 60 days prior to semester start date and approved no later than 10 days prior to the semester start date. Active Duty Army, Army National Guard and Army Reserves should apply for TA through their GoArmyEd account.
Create a GoArmyEd account
Army TA Overview
Navy, Marines and Coast Guard
Please direct Tuition Assistance questions to your unit education liaison or your service Education Office.
Paying with Tuition Assistance (TA)
Registration periods have corresponding payment deadlines. TA must be submitted by the student to the college Business Office (once approved and signed) for processing by the payment deadline associated with the date of registration. Students who fail to turn in their approved TA forms will be dropped for non-payment. Submit your TA payments by email to:
Payment Deadline Calendar
Payment Deferment Request for Pending TA
If your payment deadline is prior to funding approval, you may request to be omitted from payment deadline drops. A payment deferment may be granted for those eligible for up front Tuition Assistance (TA). Please refer to our Tuition and Fees Payment Deferment Request form.
Alamo Colleges Installation Offices
Email questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org