Guard and Reserve Members Deserve Independent Student Status

Guard and Reserve Members Deserve Independent Student Status

In a recent post, Representative Guy Reschenthaler shared his case for why members of the Guard and Reserve, who put everything on the line defending our country, deserve the benefits they rightfully earned. We agree! That’s why we support the Improving College Affordability for Our Guard and Reserve Act alongside Rep. Reschenthaler and many others.

This important piece of legislation would allow members of the National Guard and Reserve to claim independent student status, like their active-duty counterparts can, and receive the educational benefits they deserve.

We met with Student Veterans to hear what they had to say: