Active Duty Military

Georgia Southern University Veteran Students

Tough training and deployments are a fact of life, so we have classes and formats to match your military lifestyle. Georgia Southern offers Certificates, Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctorate degrees; evening and online classes; and a variety of terms – from full semester to seven-week mini-mesters, plus four-or eight-week summer sessions.

Now is the opportune time to use your Tuition Assistance benefits and enroll in classes to advance your career and plan for your future while you serve. Speak with your Education Service Officer about education benefits and opportunities, then contact our Veterans Services office or Military Resource Center to find out about the degree programs we offer and the support services we provide.

Looking for a degree plan you can complete while you are attending military schools or serving overseas? Georgia Southern’s Fully Online Degree Programs allow you to achieve your academic goals while completing your mission.

Looking for a Master’s degree? Our Professional Communication and Leadership degree will give you a professional edge. Apply today!

All mandatory student fees are waived for active duty military personnel

Getting Started

Begin the application process by following the steps on our Admissions Checklist. In addition to the action items on the checklist, complete the applicable out-of-state tuition and student fee waivers to include in your application.

While gaining admission to the university, students should contact the School Certifying Official (SCO) to begin the process of applying for VA or benefits. The following documents should be presented to the SCO when applying for VA benefits:

  • Certificate of Eligibility
  • DD-214 or have Official Military Transcript sent (if applicable)
  • Please see the Certifying Official to request an evaluation of your CCAF Transcript or Joint Service Transcript to determine if additional credits can approved for your military training, education, and experience

VA Education Benefit Programs

Active Duty Tuition Assistance Programs

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 http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

Last updated: 6/7/2018

Military Resource Centers

Statesboro Campus • Russell Union Second Floor • (912) 478-3326

Armstrong Campus • Pirate Athletic Center 113 • (912) 344-3324

Liberty Campus • 175 West Memorial Drive, Hinesville, Georgia 31313 • (912) 877-1906