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Military & Veterans: Veterans

You answered the call to serve, now reward yourself by advancing your second career through education. Armstrong is a military-friendly university, placing high value on your military experience. Our Military Resource Center keeps you in touch with fellow vets, and our veteran affairs specialist will help you make the most of your VA benefits. Armstrong has a variety of career-enhancing academic degrees and programs such as criminal justice, professional communication and leadership, engineering, and health professions that many with military backgrounds find to be a good match. Put your experience toward your education and apply today.

VA Benefit Programs

Getting Started

Begin the application process by following the steps on our Admissions Checklist. In addition to the action items on the checklist, complete the applicable out-of-state tuition and student fee waivers to include in your application.

While gaining admission to the university, students should contact the School Certifying Official (SCO) to begin the process of applying for VA or benefits. The following documents should be presented to the SCO when applying for VA 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.

NEWS:

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.

Read More Armstrong Honored in Online College Plan’s Top 20 Best Four-Year Colleges for Veterans

(February 1, 2017) – Armstrong State University recently ranked #20 on Online College Plan’s Top 20 Best Four-Year Colleges for Veterans list. Online College Plan compiled the list by utilizing data and research from multiple sources, such as National Center for Education Statistics, Military Times and Military.com.

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