Veterans Services

Impact of Grades Earned on VA Benefits

  • Attend classes all quarter and earn a 2.0 GPA each quarter to remain in good standing with the VA.
  • W” or “Z” grades are considered non-punitive grades and will create a benefit overpayment, resulting in a VA debt.
  • 0.0 (failing) grades are considered punitive grades and may not result in an overpayment.
    • DO NOT STOP ATTENDING CLASSES!
      • The VA will NOT create an overpayment if you continue to attend
    • If you stop attending classes – you will receive an overpayment, resulting in a VA debt