Lewis University is proud to be a partner in the Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program, which allows qualified Post-9/11 veterans to enroll in more than one hundred approved education programs at Lewis University, tuition free! We have unlimited participates so need to enter a lottery or feel like you missed the deadline.
To determine your Chapter eligibility, please call 1-888-GI-BILL-1 and speak with a Veterans Benefits Counselor. Please be sure to request your Certificate of Eligibility for this is vital to prevent delays. Visit the GI Bill Website to apply and learn more about the educational benefit descriptions and payment rates.
Information regarding transferring education benefits (Chapter 33 only) can be found through the follow link: Post-9/11 GI Bill: Transferability.
Note: upon approval, family members may apply to use transferred benefits with the VA. This step should only be completed and submitted to the VA by the family member after the Department of Defense has approved the request for Transferring Benefits.
To continue using your GI Bill benefits at Lewis University, you must repeat the following steps.
Each month: Process your monthly verification of enrollment with the VA (not necessary for Chapter 33 recipients).
Each semester: Submit the VA Education Benefit Enrollment Form to the Financial Aid Services office. The form must be completed online.
NOTE: If you withdraw from one or more of your classes, it could affect your eligibility for VA Benefits. It is your responsibility to notify the Certifying Official if you add/drop any courses during the semester.
Lewis University demonstrates its support of military students achieving their educational goals by offering zero cost application fees and reduced tuition rates for active duty members enrolled at Lewis University.
For more information about tuition assistance for specific branches of the military, visit: