Eligible beneficiaries of Department of Veterans Affairs Education or Military Tuition Assistance benefits will receive a deferment each semester enrolled, which defers the payment of tuition and fees until the last day of the semester.
- Enrolled in courses at UTC
- Registered with UTC Veteran Student Services AND
- Using Veterans Affairs Education and/or Military Tuition Assistance benefits
Please contact our office if you have any questions regarding the deferment process by email to [email protected] or call to 423-425-4663.
In accordance with Section 103 of Public Law 115-407, the Veterans Benefits and Transition Act of 2018, the University will not impose a late fee, denial of access to facilities, or other penalty against a veteran or eligible dependent using Post 9/11 (Chapter 33) or Vocational Rehabilitation (Chapter 31) benefits because of the individual’s inability to meet their financial obligations to the University due to the delayed disbursement of a payment to be provided by the VA, effective August 1, 2019.