You've earned the right to a higher education through your service in the U.S. Armed Forces. But how do you use your GI Bill benefits? Which version is right for you? The Legion can help answer questions about state and/or federal education benefits, who can use them, and how long.
State Education Benefits
Washington National Guard Tuition Assistance:
Washington tuition may be waived on all or a portion of tuition and fees on a space available basis.
Eligibility: Member of National Guard.
Washington National Guard Loan Forgiveness Program:
The state of Washington will forgive education loans for recipients who complete contracted term of service in the Washington National Guard.
Eligibility: Honorable Discharge from National Guard
State Approving Agency Higher Education Coordinating Board
Michael Ball, Director
917 Lakeridge Way
P.O. Box 43450
Olympia, WA 98504-3430
Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board
128 10th Avenue SW
P.O. Box 43105
Olympia, WA 98504-3105