August 21, 2019
For all terms beginning on or after August 15, 2019, the VA has instructed that hybrid and blended courses be certified as resident credits. Previously, some hybrid/blended courses were certified as distance credits while others were resident credits based on the amount of time spent face-to-face. However with the change, all hybrid/blended courses will be classified as resident credits. Your School Certifying Official will make the appropriate changes.
August 6, 2019
The Office of Military Services is currently certifying fall enrollment to the VA for students using their VA education benefits. After your enrollment has been reported, you will receive a confirmation email. Please feel free to contact the VA if you would like to check the status of your payment(s) once your enrollment has been reported. You can call the VA at 1-888-442-4551.
January 15, 2019
Please be advised that if you are using VA education benefits paid by the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA), your benefits will not be impacted by the government shutdown. However, many of you may have questions or need support during this period. VA has put together a detailed list of VA benefits and points of contact should you have any questions or need support.
Please visit VBA resource website for more information.
December 24, 2018
Due to the implementation of the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act (Forever GI Bill), VA payments to students may be delayed. Walden is committed to supporting our students. You can call Walden at 800-925-3368 or the VA at 1-888-442-4551 if you have any concerns.
September 28, 2018
Dissertations will now be certified as distance credits.
September 18, 2018
Please be advised that due to the changes under the Forever GI Bill, dissertations will now be certified as distance credits. Please keep the following in mind: