Post-9/11 GI Bill (Chapter 33)
Served a minimum 90 days on active duty after 9/10/01.
Transfer of Post 9/11 GI Bill to Spouses and Dependents.
Yellow Ribbon Program

Reserve Montgomery GI Bill (Chapter 1606)
Reserve and National Guard members. Contact your unit to verify eligibility.

Montgomery GI Bill (Chapter 30)
Entered active duty after July 1, 1985, and contributed $100 per month during the first year of service.

Survivors and Dependents Assistance (Chapter 35 or Fry Scholarship)

Tuition Assistance
Available from military services to active duty or Reserve service members.

Tutoring Fees 
Tutoring fees are available for any student using federal GI Bill benefits with half-time or greater credit load, up to $100 per month. Check with a campus Certifying Official for more information.


Wisconsin GI Bill
If you, your parent, or your spouse has been a Wisconsin resident for 5 years and served 90 days active duty, you may quality for the Wisconsin GI Bill. Check with your County Veteran Service Office for eligibility. Read more on our Wisconsin GI Bill page.

National Guard Grant
Members of the WI National Guard may receive 100% tuition reimbursement while earning their first bachelor’s degree. Fill out the form at the link above and email it to us within 90 days of the completion of the term.

Veterans Educational Program
Eligible veterans may use for tuition reimbursement at UW or technical schools up to first Bachelor’s degree.


VA Hospital
Connected to the UW Hospital, combat veterans are eligible for five years of health care

Tricare North
Active duty, active-duty dependents, and retiree dependents eligible for Tricare are serviced by the Tricare North Region. Full-time student memorandums required by Tricare can be picked up at the Veteran Services and Military Assistance Center.

Veteran Affairs Dental Insurance Program
The VA Dental Insurance Program is for veterans enrolled in the VA health care system and dependents in CHAMPVA to purchase dental insurance

University Health Services

Dependents eligible for ChampVA can pick up full-time student memorandums at Veteran Services and Military Assistance Center.

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