On January 5, 2021, the President signed into law the Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe, M.D. Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020 [Public Law 116-315: ]. Under Section 1019, the new law requires schools to be financially responsible, instead of the student, for returning tuition and fees overpayment under Post 9/11 (including under the Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship) and Yellow Ribbon program.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) signed into law a new legislation, Senate Bill 3503 on March 21, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This FAQ guide describes the impact to Walden and how we will support our students.