How Much of Vassar College's Tuition Will the G.I. Bill® Cover?
How much will you pay to attend Vassar? Below you can review how much of your expenses at Vassar College the GI Bill® will cover.
Isn't G.I. Bill® Coverage All the Same?
Did you know that G.I. Bill® funding has a cap? Below you'll find out if the entire cost of attendance at Vassar College is covered. This data varies for each school so be sure to check out G.I. Bill® information for each school you're interested in!
Veterans Typically Attend Vassar College for no More Than $38,361
If you qualify for full benefits under the Post-9/11 GI Bill® we estimate that your yearly out of pocket cost to attend Vassar College should not be more than $38,361.
|Veteran Sticker Price||$75,740|
|Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefits||$37,379|
|Total Out Of Pocket||$38,361|
Private College Tuition Not Covered by GI Bill® Benefits
Even if you qualify for full benefits, the tuition and fees charged by Vassar College will not be fully covered. Vassar College charges $58,770 a year for tuition and fees but your maximum Post-9/11 benefit is only $20,235. In order to make up the shortfall you will need some additional aid from the college and/or government.
|Veteran Tuition And Fees||$58,770|
|Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefit*||$20,235|
|Total Out Of Pocket||$38,535|
|*Note: The tuition benefit is capped at the lessor of the actual tuition charged to you or $20,235.|
Yellow Ribbon Program Participant But With Limitations
If you have tuition and fees charges that are not covered by your Post-9/11 benefits, you may be able to get additional assistance in the form of a Yellow Ribbon Award. While Vassar College participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program, it places some limitations on the awards it grants, so your participation in this program is not guaranteed.
Vassar College awarded a total of $405,033 in Yellow Ribbon benefits last year. This was split among 34 veterans for an average award of $11,913 ($23,825 after government matching).
The following table may show you how likely you are to have outstanding tuition costs covered by the Yellow Ribbon Program at Vassar College. Remember, contributions from the college will be matched by the VA.
|Degree Level||Division or School||Max Number of Students||Max Contribution (after matching)||Tuition After Max Contribution|
Questions to Ask the Admissions Department
- Which programs and majors (if any) participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program and how do I apply?
Per Credit Fees and the Active Duty Tuition Assistance Cap
With a per credit charge for in-state students of $1,842, Vassar College falls above the tuition assistance cap of $250 for active duty personnel.
|Below Cap for State Residents?||$1,842 per credit|
|Below Cap for Non Residents (Out of State)?||$1,842 per credit|
Your Living Expenses Likely Covered
After applying eight months of your assumed MHA against what Vassar College thinks your living expenses should be, we see a potential credit in your favor of $74. It is possible that your living expenses will be more than covered!
|Off Campus Living Expenses||$16,070|
|Total In Your Pocket||$74|
Your Books and Supplies are Likely Covered
Your book stipend of $1000 more than covers what Vassar College estimates your expenses to be ($900).
|Total In Your Pocket||$100|
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