University Tuition Assistance
Available Tuition Assistance
What is MDP?
MDP – Military Discount Program is a special discount program for US Military.
How do I get Tuition Assistance?
Once you enroll at Trident University, you will receive a Registration Confirmation via e-mail. Please take this letter to your Education Center to have your TA processed. Once the TA is processed, you must fax your TA acceptance documents to (714) 364-9793. Within 24 hours, you will receive a “TA Confirmation” from your Tuition Assistance Coordinator.
What other options can we look into while waiting for TA to be processed?
Veteran Affairs, Financial Aid and Pay Out-of-Pocket
- VA Benefits: If this is your first session using VA benefits for tuition, and you have not already started the paperwork, please feel free to contact our VA Representatives for further guidance.
By Email: VAHelp@Trident.edu
By Phone: (800) 375-9878 Ext. 1935
- Financial Aid: If you are interested in this option please email our FA department at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 493-2685.
- Pay Out-Of-Pocket: You have several options to pay TUI out of pocket. During the registration process, you can select Payment type “credit card” and pay via our secure credit card processing. You can also select to pay by check and mail us a check to:
c/o Finance Department
5757 Plaza Dr. Suite 100
Cypress, CA 90630
You can also contact the following departments for assistance in discussing your student finance account:
Check your Military Tuition Assistance Form
Be sure the following items are correct:
- The Course Number and Name (example: ABC101 – Course Name) matches the course you have enrolled in.
- The course start and end dates are as stated on your registration confirmation
- The reduced cost is $300 per graduate semester hour and $250 per undergraduate semester hour
- The total under “Paid by Army or Paid by Gov” is correct as stated on your Registration Confirmation
- The Education Center billing address is present at the bottom of the TA Form
- You have signed your Tuition Assistance Form
- Education Center signature