Did you know… For spring 2016 9,259 students utilized GI Bill benefits? Or for the same semester there were more than 880 veteran graduates? Did you know that in spring 2016 Middle Georgia State University was one of 24 institutions recognizing student veterans with a red, white and blue cord at graduation?
Did you know the state of Georgia has over 752,000 veterans and over 100,000 active duty, Guard, and Reserve members? Georgia ranks 5th behind California, Texas, North Carolina, and Virginia (not in order).
Do you know what Chapter 1607 means as it relates to VA education benefits? Chapter 1607 or REAP (Reserve Educational Assistance Program) ”provides educational assistance to members of the Reserve components called or ordered to active duty in response to a war or national emergency declared by the president or Congress. The National Defense Authorization Continue reading
Do you know what Chapter 1606 means as it relates to VA education benefits? Chapter 1606 or “MGIB-SR program provides education and training benefits to eligible members of the Selected Reserve, including the Army Reserve, Navy Reserve, Air Force Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve and Coast Guard Reserve, and the Army National Guard and the Air Continue reading
“The Fourth of July is a special time of year where we celebrate the heroic efforts of our Veterans and the role they’ve continued to play in making America a free country. On July 4, 1776, the United States claimed its independence from England, which led to the establishment of the United States. Each year Continue reading
Do you know what Chapter 35 means as it relates to VA education benefits? This chapter benefit “offers education and training opportunities to eligible dependents of veterans who are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-related condition or of veterans who died while on active duty or as a result of a service-related condition.” http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/survivor_dependent_assistance.asp
Did you know the United States Army celebrates its 242nd year on June 14th, 2017? #ArmyStrong
To standardize copy paper ordering for all campuses, please use the following process as of 7/1/17: All departments will be responsible for ordering copy paper from Staples Advantage as a regular office supply, just as they would for pens, paper clips, etc. Departments with offices on multiple campuses will need to place separate orders for Continue reading
Your MGA Libraries Summer Hours: Macon – (478) 471-2709 Monday-Thursday: 7:30a.m. – 9p.m. Friday/Saturday: Closed Sunday: 2p.m. – 6p.m. Cochran – (478) 934-3179 Monday-Thursday: 7:30a.m. – 6:30p.m. Friday/Saturday: Closed Sunday: 2p.m. – 6p.m. Dublin – (478) 275-6772 Monday-Thursday: 7:30a.m. – 6p.m. Friday/Saturday/Sunday: Closed Eastman – (478) 374-6833 Monday-Thursday: 8a.m. – 4:30p.m. Friday/Saturday/Sunday: Closed Warner Robins Continue reading
Do you know what Chapter 33 means as it relates to VA education benefits? “For approved programs, the Post-9/11 GI Bill provides up to 36 months of education benefits, generally payable for 15 years following your release from active duty. Institutions of higher learning participating in the Yellow Ribbon Program may make additional funds available Continue reading