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DePaul University G.I. Bill® Tuition Assistance

How Much of DePaul's Tuition Will the G.I. Bill® Cover?

How much will you pay to attend DePaul University? Below you can review how much of your expenses at DePaul the GI Bill® will cover.

Do I Really Need to do Research About the G.I. Bill®?

Did you know that G.I. Bill® funding has a cap? Below you'll find out if the entire cost of attendance at DePaul 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 DePaul University for no More Than $21,334

If you qualify for full benefits under the Post-9/11 GI Bill® we estimate that your yearly out of pocket cost to attend DePaul University should not be more than $21,334.

Veteran Sticker Price$59,793
Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefits$38,459
Total Out Of Pocket$21,334

Private College Tuition Not Covered by GI Bill® Benefits

Even if you qualify for full benefits, the tuition and fees charged by DePaul University will not be fully covered. DePaul University charges $41,202 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$41,202
Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefit*$20,235
Total Out Of Pocket$20,967
*Note: The tuition benefit is capped at the lessor of the actual tuition charged to you or $20,235.
Remember, some forms of aid such as Pell Grants are awarded in addition to your Post-9/11 GI Bill® benefits so be sure to fill out your FASA forms.

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 DePaul University participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program, it places some limitations on the awards it grants, so your participation in this program is not guaranteed.

Remember, only veterans who qualify for full Post-9/11 benefits are eligible to participate in a Yellow Ribbon program.

DePaul University awarded a total of $406,496 in Yellow Ribbon benefits last year. This was split among 101 veterans for an average award of $4,025 ($8,049 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 DePaul University. Remember, contributions from the college will be matched by the VA.

Degree LevelDivision or SchoolMax Number of StudentsMax Contribution (after matching)Tuition After Max Contribution
GraduateProfessional - Businessunlimited$14,000$6,967
GraduateProfessional - Lawunlimited$24,000$0

Questions to Ask the Admissions Department

Per Credit Fees and the Active Duty Tuition Assistance Cap

With a per credit charge for in-state students of $655, DePaul University falls above the tuition assistance cap of $250 for active duty personnel.

Below Cap for State Residents?$655 per creditis not below tuition assistance cap
Below Cap for Non Residents (Out of State)?$655 per creditis not below tuition assistance cap

Your Living Expenses May Not Be Fully Covered

After applying eight months of your assumed MHA against what DePaul University thinks your living expenses should be, we see a potential shortfall of $263. It is possible that your actual living expenses will be covered if you live more frugally than what the college expects.

Off Campus Living Expenses$17,487
Post-9/11 Benefit$17,224
Total Out Of Pocket$263
A MHA of $2,153 is likely the largest benefit paid directly to you.

Your Books and Supplies are Not Fully Covered

Your book stipend of $1000 will not cover what DePaul University estimates your expenses to be ($1,104).

Supplies Expenses$1,104
Post-9/11 Benefit$1,000
Total Out Of Pocket$104
Not Happy With This College? Is DePaul University not living up to its commitments? File a complaint with the VA.
College Factual is not affiliated with the Department of Defense or any Military Service.

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