The University of Alabama Online has established the UA Online Military Tuition Grant beginning Fall 2022. This new grant for UA Online undergraduate active-duty, National Guard and reserve military students covers tuition costs not paid by military tuition assistance, up to the maximum amount allowed per service branch. This grant can cover up to 6 credit hUA Onours each term (fall, spring and summer) and up to 18 credit hours per academic year.

To be eligible for the UA Online Military Tuition Grant:

  • The student must be an active-duty Army, Air Force, Navy, Coast Guard, Marine, Space Force, National Guard or Reserve service member receiving tuition assistance. (Note: This does not include veterans, spouses or dependents.)
  • The student must be admitted to an undergraduate UA Online program and enrolled in classes.

Students with questions can contact our UA Online Military Services team at or 205-348-6220. Students also are encouraged to book a one-on-one phone or virtual appointment with James Shamlee, Military Services Associate Program Manager, to discuss the grant and/or other military educational benefits.

Additional information can be found on the UA Online Military website or the UA Online Military Tuition Grant website. Applications for the grant can be submitted beginning 60 days prior to the start date of each term.