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Request to the Defense Department to Reinstate the Military Tuition Assistance Program

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Request to the Defense Department to Reinstate the Military Tuition Assistance Program

March 18, 2013

Letter to Defense Secretary Charles T. Hagel expressing concern with the decision by the Army, Air Force and Marines to suspend the Tuition Assistance Program in the face of the sequestration cuts that began on March 1, 2013. 

Along with ACE, associations signing the letter include:

  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • American Association of Community Colleges
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • American Indian Higher Education Consortium
  • Association of American Universities
  • Association of Community College Trustees
  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Public and Land-grant Universities
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

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