YCCC is approved by the Maine State Approving Agency For Veterans' Education for the training of veterans, and spouses and dependents of veterans who qualify.

To learn about the different chapters of federal veterans benefits and state benefits, as well as other Tuition Assistance (TA) programs, please click on one or more of the links below:



Post-9/11 GI Bill  ® (Chapter 33)

Montgomery GI Bill  ®  Active Duty (Chapter 30)

Montgomery GI Bill ®  Selected Reserve (Chapter 1606)

VA Vocational Rehabilitation (Chapter 31)

 Survivors and Dependent Assistance (Chapter 35)

My Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) Spouses of Veterans Education Training (see template on right of page) 


Veterans utilizing Chapter 30, 1606, or 1607 must check in with the VA on the last day of each month the student is enrolled in order to receive benefits that month. Please call 877-823-2378 or go online to http://gibill.va.gov/wave



Maine Bureau Of Veterans Services: click here : Veterans are encouraged to contact this agency and self-identify as a Veteran to ensure you receive the maximum benefits for which you may be entitled.

State of Maine Veterans Dependents Tuition Waiver Program- NEW: Maine State law passed in 2013 now requires spouses and dependents of veteran students to complete the FAFSA as it could affect your receiving this waiver.

Free In-state Tuition for Maine National Guard/Air Guard- NEW: Maine State law passed April 14, 2016- L.D. 1612. Fees and books do not apply.

Veterans Upward Bound supports eligible veterans in preparing for entrance to and success in college (advising, mentoring, tutoring, and academic instruction in core subject areas. Contact our Admissions or TRIO Office for more information.



GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at official U.S. government web site at: https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill

For other types of Veteran's educational benefits, visit FAME .