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Military & Veterans: Spouses & Family

Military spouses and family members are an important part of the military team at home and on base, but you don’t have to overlook your own education. Armstrong makes it easier for you to manage family and your military lifestyle — and further your education – with a variety of flexible options. Armstrong offers Certificates, Associate, Bachelor’s, and Master’s degrees in fields such as education and health professions. Take advantage of evening, online, or on-campus schedules and a variety of terms – from full semester to seven-week mini-mesters, four- or eight-week summer sessions, as a full- or part-time student. Spouses who qualify can use MyCAA benefits to make your education even more affordable. Take advantage of the opportunity to get your education on the fast track. Apply today.

VA Benefit Programs

Scholarships

MyCAA:

The Landings Military Spouse Academic Relief Fund:

Please contact Phil Gore at phil.gore@armstrong.edu for more information about this opportunity.

Scholarships for Military Family Members

Getting Started

While gaining admission to the university (see admissions website for details), students wishing to use VA education benefits should contact the School Certifying Official to begin the process of applying for VA benefits. The following documents should be presented to the Certifying Official when applying for benefits:
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

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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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