BRANCH OF SERVICE TA POLICY - TA MUST BE APPROVED BY GETTING STARTED: SERVICE PORTALS

Navy

Two weeks before classes begin

Navy College Program

Air Force

One week before classes begin

AF Portal

Army*

Two days before classes begin

ArmyIgnitED

Marine Corps*

One day before classes begin

Marines

* Five days before the class start date is highly recommended.

Contact your local UMGC office to learn more; these are located in education centers on base.

 

TA Deadlines by Branch

Air Force

Summer

SESSION SESSION START DATE AIR FORCE OPEN AIR FORCE CLOSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Undergraduate Session 2 (Remote On-site)   30  Jun 2021 16 May 2021 23 Jun 2021 29 Jun 2021
Graduate Cyber/MBA (Remote On-site and Online)  14 Jul 2021 30 May 2021 07 Jul 2021 13 Jul 2021

Fall 

SESSION SESSION START DATE AIR FORCE OPEN AIR FORCE CLOSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Undergraduate Session 1 (On-site and Online ) 18 Aug 2021 04 Jul 2021 11 Aug 2021 17 Aug 2021
Graduate MSIT & MSM Session 1 (On-site and Online) 18 Aug 2021 04 Jul 2021 11 Aug 2021 17 Aug 2021
Social Work Session 1 (On-site and Online) 30 Aug 2021 16 Jul 2021 23 Aug 2021 29 Aug 2021
Undergraduate Online Session 2 (Online) 22 Sep 2021 08 Aug 2021 15 Sep 2021 21 Sep 2021
Graduate MSIT & MSM Session 2 (Online) 22 Sep 2021 08 Aug 2021 15 Sep 2021 21 Sep 2021
Graduate Cyber/MBA (On-site and Online) 06 Oct 2021 22 Aug 2021 29 Sep 2021 05 Oct 2021
Social Work Session 1 (On-site and Online) 19 Oct 2021 04 Sep 2021 12 Oct 2021 18 Oct 2021
Undergraduate Session 2 (On-site) & Session 3 (Online) 20 Oct 2021 05 Sep 2021 13 Oct 2021 19 Oct 2021

Army/Marines

Summer

SESSION SESSION START DATE ARMY/MARINES TA OPEN ARMY/MARINES TA CLOSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Undergraduate Session 2 (Remote On-site)   30  Jun 2021 30 Apr 2021 28 Jun 2021 29 Jun 2021
Graduate Cyber/MBA (Remote On-site and Online)  14 Jul 2021 14 May 2021 12 Jul 2021 13 Jul 2021

Fall 

SESSION SESSION START DATE ARMY/MARINES TA OPEN ARMY/MARINES TA CLOSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Undergraduate Session 1 (On-site and Online ) 18 Aug 2021 18 Jul 2021 15 Aug 2021 17 Aug 2021
Graduate MSIT & MSM Session 1 (On-site and Online) 18 Aug 2021 18 Jul 2021 15 Aug 2021 17 Aug 2021
Social Work Session 1 (On-site and Online) 30 Aug 2021 30 Jul 2021 27 Aug 2021 29 Aug 2021
Undergraduate Online Session 2 (Online) 22 Sep 2021 22 Aug 2021 19 Sep 2021 21 Sep 2021
Graduate MSIT & MSM Session 2 (Online) 22 Sep 2021 22 Aug 2021  19 Sep 2021 21 Sep 2021
Graduate Cyber/MBA (On-site and Online) 06 Oct 2021 06 Sep 2021 03 Oct 2021 05 Oct 2021
Social Work Session 1 (On-site and Online) 19 Oct 2021 19 Sep 2021 16 Oct 2021 18 Oct 2021
Undergraduate Session 2 (On-site) & Session 3 (Online) 20 Oct 2021 20 Sep 2021 17 Oct 2021 19 Oct 2021

Coast Guard

Summer

SESSION SESSION START DATE COAST GUARD OPEN COAST GUARD CLOSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Undergraduate Session 2 (Remote On-site)   30  Jun 2021 01 Apr 2021 14 Jun 2021 29 Jun 2021
Graduate Cyber/MBA (Remote On-site and Online)  14 Jul 2021 15 Apr 2021 28 Jun 2021 13 Jul 2021

Fall 

SESSION SESSION START DATE COAST GUARD OPEN COAST GUARD CLOSE REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Undergraduate Session 1 (On-site and Online ) 18 Aug 2021 20 May 2021 02 Aug 2021 17 Aug 2021
Graduate MSIT & MSM Session 1 (On-site and Online) 18 Aug 2021 20 May 2021 102 Aug 2021 17 Aug 2021
Social Work Session 1 (On-site and Online) 30 Aug 2021 01 Jun 2021 14 Aug 2021 29 Aug 2021
Undergraduate Online Session 2 (Online) 22 Sep 2021 24 Jun 2021 06 Sep 2021 21 Sep 2021
Graduate MSIT & MSM Session 2 (Online) 22 Sep 2021 24 Jun 2021 06 Sep 2021 21 Sep 2021
Graduate Cyber/MBA (On-site and Online) 06 Oct 2021 08 Jul 202120  Sep 2021 05 Oct 2021
Social Work Session 1 (On-site and Online) 19 Oct 2021 21 Jul 2021 03 Oct 2021 18 Oct 2021
Undergraduate Session 2 (On-site) & Session 3 (Online) 20 Oct 2021 22 Jul 2021 04 Oct 2021 19 Oct 2021

Military One Source

In addition to the branch of service portals, Military One Source is a useful tool to find out about eligibility, coverage amounts, VA benefits, TA benefits and restrictions, application processes, Top-up Program, and supplemental funding opportunities.