We are committed to data-driven policies that advance the interests of Student Veterans and help them to make the right educational decisions. The GI Bill Calculator is a useful tool that compiles a great deal of information, making it easier for Veterans to calculate the return on their educational investment.
However, the Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Education do not share their data meaning that the Calculator and, as a consequence, Veterans are not getting the full picture. This leads to sub-optimal outcomes with real impact on the lives of Student Veterans and their families.
Listen to our Legislative Director, Donald Franklin, speak on the need for greater data sharing between Departments: