Enrollment eligibility for dependents of DoD personnel assigned to an overseas area is governed by the provisions of DoDEA Administrative Instruction 5035.01 "Provision of Financial Assistance and Support for Education of Eligible Department of Defense (DoD) Dependents in Overseas Locations," December 8, 2016. The Administrative Instruction contains the policy, responsibilities, and guidelines for the education of eligible dependents of DoD personnel at overseas locations where there are no DoDEA schools.
NOTE: Sponsors who are filling a T-20 billet, including positions with the Security Assistance Office, Foreign Military Sales or Office of Defense Corporation, must register, be accepted into the NDSP, and follow NDSP policy/guidelines. Contact your command's budget office for payment of the tuition and fees. Please click the links below for further assistance.
Eligibility and approval must be obtained from the NDSP office prior to enrolling a child in a Non-DoD school. For first-time family registration, adding a new dependent, or moving to another NDSP duty location, review the procedure for Initial Registration.