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Military & Veterans

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Welcome to the Military & Veterans Hub!

Armstrong State University proudly welcomes all active duty military, veterans, military spouses and family members. We want to thank you for your service and for the sacrifices you and your family have made for our country. It's our pleasure to support your success at Armstrong.

We offer many benefits to thank you for your service to our nation, from fee waivers to special scholarship opportunities. We're proud that Military Times ranked Armstrong 3rd in the nation among four-year schools on the 2018 "Best Colleges" list. Armstrong is also an institutional member of the Academic Institutions for Military Students Network and offers a convenient Military Resource Center on campus to support military-affiliated students. We're committed to your success, from your first day of class to graduation and beyond.

Looking for the flexibility of an online Associates degree? Armstrong offers a Fully Online Associate of Arts and Associate of Applied Science Criminal Justice degree.

Active Duty Military

Advance your career and plan for the future while you serve. Tough training and deployments are a fact of military life. Armstrong offers tuition assistance, stackable degrees, and flexible schedule options to fit your needs. Apply today. All mandatory fees are waived for active-duty military!


You answered the call to serve, now reward yourself by advancing your second career through education. Armstrong’s veteran affairs specialist will help make the most of your VA benefits. Armstrong offers a variety of degrees and programs that match well with a military background. Put your experience toward your education. Apply today.

Military Spouses & Family

Take advantage of the opportunity to fast track your education. Armstrong makes it easier to manage family and military lifestyle with flexible schedule options, and stackable certificate and degree programs. Spouses who qualify for MyCAA benefits make your education more affordable. Apply Today


Look here for policies, forms and useful websites to connect you with resources that can help you advance your career with a degree from Armstrong.

Military Resource Center

The Military Resource Center serves as a leading campus advocate for military, dependents and student veterans, working to ensure the needs of these individuals are met through coordinating with multiple university, community, and government offices and services.

Armstrong Green Zone

Look for this logo to find locations recognized by Veterans as a safe place to aid in your transition from military to university and civilian life.

Liberty Center

Located just outside Fort Stewart in downtown Hinesville, Georgia, our Liberty Center location makes it easy to attend on-campus classes.


Read More Vets Week is Nov 6-11

(November 7, 2017) – Armstrong Veteran Affairs invites the Armstrong and greater Savannah communities to celebrate the heroes that live among us during Vets Week, which runs from Nov. 6-11. This week features informational forums, meet and greets, networking opportunities, filming screenings and more. Vets Week culminates at the grand Veterans Day Parade in downtown Savannah. Event times and locations vary.

Read More U.S. Veterans Magazine Names Armstrong 2017 Best of the Best Top Veteran-Friendly Schools

(June 14, 2017) – U.S. Veterans Magazine has named Armstrong State University as one of the 2017 Best of the Best Top Veteran-Friendly Schools. The annual review is an evaluation of the nation’s employers, initiatives, government agencies and educational institutions. Lists were compiled from market research, independent research, diversity conference participation and survey responses to determine which universities provide learning environments conducive to student veteran success.

Read More Armstrong State University Named One of the Nation’s Top 100 Military Spouse Friendly Schools

(March 10, 2017) – Armstrong State University has been named to the list of the Top 100 Military Spouse Friendly Schools by Victory Media, the publisher of Military Spouse, G.I. Jobs and STEM Jobs, for a second year in a row. The annual list recognizes higher education institutions that actively recruit and support spouses of active duty service members while acknowledging and supporting military spouse students through the unique challenges of military life.

Read More Free Start Strong, Start Now Minimester Registration Event on Feb. 17

(February 13, 2017) – Kick start your career in information technology, business economics, health science or another exciting field with this one-day registration event for new students. Complete an application, be admitted and sign up for the upcoming minimester all on the same day. All application fees will be waived for this event. Click through for additional details.

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