As a participating institution of the Yellow Ribbon Program, Marian University will approve any veteran who chooses to take advantage of their GI Bill® benefit in to the Yellow Ribbon Program.  For eligible veterans, 100% of tuition and fees at Marian University will be paid for through the Yellow Ribbon Program, Marian University and Department of Veterans Affairs.  This GI Bill® benefit covers up to 36 credits per year for undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs. To access an application for the GI Bill® benefit, go to,

Eligible veterans:

  • Served an aggregate period of active duty after September 10, 2001, of at least 36 months;
  • Were honorably discharged from active duty for a service connected disability and they served 30 continuous days after September 10, 2001; 
  • Are a dependent eligible for Transfer of Entitlement under the Post-9/11 GI Bill® based on a veteran’s service under the eligibility criteria listed above. 

Steps to obtaining your GI Bill® benefit, for eligible veterans:

  1. Submit application for GI Bill® education benefit.
  2. Apply to Marian University.
  3. Provide the Marian University School Certifying Official with a copy of your eligibility letter for the Yellow Ribbon Program.

If a veteran qualifies any tuition-specific financial aid, it will be deducted from the Yellow Ribbon Program contribution.

Marian University does not limit the amount matched with the Yellow Ribbon contribution per student/per year.

For further assistance, contact Marian University School Certifying Official at 920.923.7618 or

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