Veterans

Veteran Services

Inspired to serve those who serve our nation, Marian University understands that your experiences are different, which is why we have staff committed to not only answering your questions, but assisting you throughout your time at Marian. Marian University is committed to serving our veterans, and assisting you in your achieving your personal and professional goals.

The academic programs of study at Marian University are approved by the United States Department of Veteran Affairs for enrollment of persons eligible to receive educational benefits under the Montgomery GI Bill®Marian Veteran Affairs information.

Marian University participates in the following benefits:

  • The Post-9/11 GI Bill® (chapter 33)
  • Yellow Ribbon Program (chapter 33)
  • Montgomery GI Bill® (chapter 30)
  • Veteran Readiness & Employment (chapter 31)
  • Survivors & Dependents Educational Assistance Program (DEA, chapter 35)
  • Montgomery GI Bill-Selected Reserve (chapter 1606)
  • National Guard Tuition Grant
  • Wisconsin Veteran’s Grant for Private Non-Profit Schools

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 https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

Yellow Ribbon Program

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.  To access an application for the GI Bill® benefit, go to, www.gibill.va.gov.

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 registraroffice@marianuniversity.edu

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 https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.