Rhode Island Army National Guard Education Office

Program Description

Assistance with collegiate and scholastic matters.

Other contacts:

-LTC Diane Basilone 401-275-4109


Education Services Officer/Test Control Officer

-MSG Dean Mansfield 401-275-4039


Incentives Manager/GI Bill Manager/Student Loan Repayments

-Mr Samuel Salmeron 401-275-4143


Regional Education Services Specialist/GoArmyEd Assistance


  • Counseling on GI Bill and transfer of Post 9/11 benefits to dependents
  • Waivers of tuition for RI Guard personnel to RI state colleges/universities
  • Student Loan Repayment processing
  • Incentives Management
  • Army Personnel Tests to include AFCT, DLPT, DLAB and SIFT
  • Testing by appointment first Wednesday of each month
  • CLEP testing available at CCRI


  • Active duty military
  • Retired military
  • Military dependents

Contact Info

Rhode Island Army National Guard Education Office

401-275-4109 / 4039
Joint Force Headquarters
645 New London Ave
Cranston, RI

About RI Army National Guard

The Rhode Island Army National Guard traces its history from the first colonial defensive force established in the town of Portsmouth, Rhode Island in 1638. This group of citizen soldiers consisted of two sergeants, two ... MORE