Louisiana National Guard
100% Tuition Exemption
Trying to figure out how to fund your college education?
Worried about TOPS funding? Just need additional money?
Louisiana State Law, RS 29:36.1 provides tuition exemption at any state funded college or votech for members of the Louisiana National Guard.
- Join the Army National Guard now
- Attend fall and winter quarter Tuition Free
- Attend Army initial entry training during spring and summer*
- Return to school in fall tuition free and receive up to $397 per month while full-time student*
- Serve one weekend per month and two weeks each summer paid with eligibility for low cost health insurance.
- Potential opportunity for Split Training Option (no missed school).
*Only an example. Length and dates may vary depending on job chosen and training availability.
For more information contact your Louisiana Tech Recruiter Today!
Sergeant Micah Jones
Office Location & Phone:
South Hall 2nd Floor (adjacent to LTUPD traffic office)
United States Army Reserve
The Army Reserve will provide you educational funding to pay for college, and if you’ve already attended college, the Army Reserve will help you pay off your loans.
Army Reserve Educational Assistance Pathway
- Enlist into the United States Army Reserve
- Attend Army initial entry training during spring: Standard Training (miss one semester) or during the summer: Split Option Training (no missed classes)*
- Return to school and receive educational assistance from the Select Reserve GI Bill $13,000 per year and the Select Reserve GI Bill Kicker up to $350 per month while being a full time student*
- Receive Pay for Drilling with your Reserve Unit, one weekend per month and two weeks in the summer. You are also eligible for low cost health insurance
- Receive credit for completing your Initial Entry Training and Advanced Initial Training that can be applied to your degree plan
*These are only examples and highlights of benefits. The specific details to include signing bonuses, and the length and dates of training may vary depending on job selection and training availability.
For more information contact your Army Reserve Recruiter Today!
300 West California Avenue Ruston, LA 71270 318.255.6863