• Military Students

    At AIU, we’re proud that our programs meet the needs of active servicemembers, veterans, and military families. We’ve already helped thousands of military students balance school with their other commitments, whatever they may be. To maximize your benefits, AIU offers a 45% tuition discount to active military undergraduate students.

    Learn how we can assist military students through the admissions process.

Education That Serves Military Students

We understand the many unique needs of servicemembers and veterans. We work around the clock just like you do—with anywhere, anytime, 24/7 support. AIU's military friendly qualifications include:

  • Department of Defense Memorandum of Understanding for Post-Secondary Educational Institutions (DoD MoU) signatory
  • Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES) affiliate
  • Higher Learning Commission accreditation
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Why AIU?

At AIU, military students are an essential part of our community. That’s why our faculty and staff go the extra mile to understand the unique needs of our military student body.

  • 45% tuition discount to active military undergraduate students
  • 20% tuition discount to active military graduate students
  • Special military grant
  • Benefits for spouses & families
  • Flexibility & ongoing support
  • Credit for military experience with the MOS Promise
  • Explore what benefits AIU offers for Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, NavyMarines and Veterans

Benefits for Servicemembers & Their Families

We hold our military students in high regard and are proud to help them get to where they want to go next.

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AIU Military Grants

In addition to the financial aid available to all AIU students, we’ve established grants specifically for active-duty military members, veterans and their families:

AIU Veterans Grant
Up to $1,500 toward tuition for Veterans

EANGUS Scholarship
For National Guard

AIU Military Spouse Grant
Up to 10% off tuition for Active-Duty spouses

Yellow Ribbon Grant
A grant for post-9/11 Veterans

Transfer Credit

With AIU’s MOS Promise program you can get maximum credit for your previous military training and experience.

Receive college credit for previous work or military experience that relates to your degree program.

On average, 7 out of 10 AIU military students earned transfer credit based on past college, work and military experience.1

Learn Anywhere, Anytime, with 24/7 Support

Make the most of your time with intellipath™, AIU’s personalized learning platform.

Intellipath creates a customized learning map built around our specialized curriculum that lets you read, watch, or listen to course content based on how you learn best.

  • Skip what you already know
  • Focus on what you need to learn
  • Get support where you need it
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Meet Veteran & AIU Alumnus Ramon Romero

He's a first-generation American citizen and the first in his family to earn a college degree - and he finished it while serving a tour of duty in Iraq. Meet Ramon Romero and see what he has to say about AIU.

"I have the edge because I feel like I have the backing of AIU. I have that reputation, that rapport, that AIU helped build. I can go into any interview for any position I want and I have that confidence."

— Ramon Romero, Operations Manager, Novelis;
Master of Information Technology, 2012; MBA, 2011; BS in Criminal Justice, 2005

1. Source: AIU Student database

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