In this photo taken Oct. 12, 2012, veterans Ashley Metcalf, left, and Morgan Sforzini pose for a photo at the Veteran's Study Center at the University of Colorado in Denver. Metcalf and

 

              In this photo taken Oct. 12, 2012, veterans Ashley Metcalf, left, and Morgan Sforzini pose for a photo at the Veteran
In this photo taken Oct. 12, 2012, veterans Ashley Metcalf, left, and Morgan Sforzini pose for a photo at the Veteran's Study Center at the University of Colorado in Denver. Metcalf and Sforzini queried VA work-study students in several states and found that 48 percent said it usually takes two to four weeks to get their paychecks. Nearly 13 percent said more than a month. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)