Monday-Wednesday, Friday: 0730-1600
At the Fort Irwin Education center all community members are welcome. We offer Information and Services for:
TA pays up to $250 per semester hour, up to $4500 per fiscal year
You may be able to access your GI Bill for “Top Up”—ask a counselor for details
Don’t wait until the last minute—get your TA ready well in advance of classes
Post 911 GI Bill
How much will I receive?
Based on your length of active duty service, you are entitled to a percentage of the following:
- Cost of tuition and fees, not to exceed the most expensive in-state undergraduate tuition at a public institution of higher education (paid to school).
- Monthly housing allowance* equal ot the basic allowance for housing payable to a military E-5 with dependents, in the same zip code as your school (paid to you).
- Yearly books and supplies stipend of up to $1000 per year (paid to you).
- A one-time payment of $500 paid to certain individuals relocating from highly rural areas.
*Note: The housing allowance and books and supplies stipend are not payable to individuals on active duty. The housing allowance is not payable to those pursuing training at half time or less or to individuals enrolled in distance learning.
Basic Skills Education Program
NO COST, 3 Week Course offered monthly, 09:00 to 17:00 Monday- Friday.
Get form from Receptionist
Needs commander approval
Family/Community members welcome on space available basis
Military and DANTES Testing Sections
Building 1020 the corner of 3rd Street and F Avenue
Commercial Phone: 760-380-4442
Testing E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!!!
AFCT – This exam is given only to military personnel and requires a DA Form 4187 signed by the commander. Download: Sample Form 4187 - AFCT
Exception: Soldiers who have attended the BSEP Class are not required to submit a DA Form 4187 for approval if they are administered the AFCT at the end of the class; however, they must still meet all the eligibility requirements.
DLPT – This exam is given only to military personnel and requires a DA Form 4187 signed by the commander. Soldiers must wait 180 days before a retest is permitted. Download: Sample Form 4187 - DLPT
DLAB – This exam is given only to military personnel and requires a DA Form 4187 signed by the commander. Soldiers must obtain a score of 95 or higher to pass (effective 01 Oct 06). Download: Sample Form 4187 - DLAB
ACT - This exam is only available to military personnel at this facility. *Use of a regular or scientific calculator is permitted. Retest participants must pay the current test fees prior to retesting. http://www.act.org
GRE - Military personnel must resgister at the website: http://www.ets.org. May obtain a reimbursement form at the Education Center after testing. (This exam is given at National Test Centers).
GMAT - Military personnel must see register at the website: http://www.mba.com/mba. May obtain a reimbursement form at the Education Center after testing. (This exam is given at National Testing Centers).