Summer Enrollment

The statements below are reflective of VA Educational Benefits Enrollment

Undergraduate, Graduate, and Doctoral Students

  • In order to be eligible for the BAH you must be enrolled more than half time. Summer I and Summer II are considered separate terms and enrollment is certified based on the course(s) start and end dates.
  • If you register for 6 credits for Summer I you will be considered full time for Summer I only.
  • If you register forĀ only 3 credits for either term, you will be considered half time and will not receive the Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH).
  • The VA will not pay BAH for the break in between the terms.
  • Exceptions to the Training Time/Credits to be considered full time:
    • Anesthesiology- 1 credit
    • Podiatry- 5 credits

PACE Undergraduate and Graduate Students

  • If you register for only online courses the VA will pay the online rate and not the regular BAH rate. For 2014-2015 the rate is $754.50/month.
  • If you register for one online and one classroom course you will receive the full BAH.
  • If you register for 3 credits, you will be consideredĀ half time and will not receive the Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH).