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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 Outreach 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

While gaining admission to the university (see admissions website for details), students 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 applyimg 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.

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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.

Read More Armstrong Receives Gold-Level Military Friendly Award

(January 5, 2017) – Armstrong State University was recently named a Gold-Level Military Friendly School Award recipient in the small public school category for 2017 by Victory Media, the publisher of G.I. Jobs, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse. This is the eighth year in a row Armstrong has been recognized as a Military Friendly Institution.

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