Military & Veterans
Discover our many resources to help active military members, veterans, and dependents transition to the University of Arizona and feel like a Wildcat from day one.
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I am pursuing a bachelor’s degree at main campus and plan to transfer credits from other institutions or my military transcripts.
I am pursuing a master's degree.
I am interested in pursuing my degree online.
I am interested in pursuing my degree at one of the University of Arizona’s distance locations.
Up to 30 documented credits from your military transcripts are transferable to the University of Arizona. These will be counted when you send your transcripts to the university after completing your application.
If you need additional support understanding how your credits will transfer, contact the Office of Transfer Credit & Articulation.
After you complete your application form, request copies of official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, including military institutions and joint service transcripts.
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Administration Building, Room 210
PO Box 210066
Tucson, AZ 85721-0066
If you are a military member or a dependent, you may be eligible for tuition assistance and fee reimbursement through one or more of the following opportunities.
VA educational benefits are administered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The Armed Forces offer soldiers, sailors, marines, and other military members tuition assistance for college courses taken during off-duty hours.
After you apply, you will receive a Certificate of Eligibility in the mail that should be submitted to the University of Arizona’s Military-Connected Benefits & Certifications by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Once your enrollment is complete, log into the UAccess Student Center and complete the Veteran Certification process located on the “Other Financial” drop-down menu under “Finances.”
Tuition assistance is administered by the specific branches within the Department of Defense. For assistance, please visit the University of Arizona’s Military-Connected Benefits & Certifications.
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Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine whether you could receive federal financial aid to fund your education.
Priority due date: April 1
Use Arizona school code: 001083
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If you meet certain criteria, you may be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill® and have your tuition and fees covered.
The University of Arizona's Veterans Education & Transition Services (VETS) Office provides detailed information and guidelines regarding the transfer process, the university’s academic policies, and much more.
Military-Connected Benefits and Certifications (MCBC) works in partnership with the Veterans Administration to assist with educational benefits and tuition assistance for military-connected students, including active-duty, guard, and reserve service members.