Surprise!: Debts Catch Student Vets UnawareMay 24, 2018 | :
by Emily Wilkins
Jonathan Ngowaki was halfway through getting his undergraduate degree at DeVry University when he got a letter saying he was $15,000 in debt. The letter confused him not only because he’d told the school he didn’t want any loans, but also because his post-9/11 veteran status meant his education should have been fully paid for by federal grants.