Lewis University is grateful for the dedication and service of our armed forces and we are committed to supporting you in reaching your academic and career goals. Whether you are active duty, or a veteran, we can assist you and eligible dependents as you begin or continue your education.
Lewis University removes barriers to attaining a high quality education, Veterans, Service Members and Service Members Family Members do not pay an Application Fee.
To help you transition to higher education, we have developed a number of resources as well as provided links to numerous government agencies to help you take full advantage of your military service.
Please refer to any of the links on our site to get started with your degree.
For more information contact:
Roman Ortega Jr.
3rd Floor, Office 339, Learning Resource Center
One University Parkway
Romeoville, IL 60446-2200
Military Education Resource Center (MERC)
3rd Floor, Office 338, Learning Resource Center
(815) 834-MIL1 (6451)
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Published: July 27, 2015.
Ortega speaks about student veteran support at Bush Institute event
Published: May 29, 2015.
Illinois Director speaks at Lewis University Vet Ally program
Published: May 22, 2015.
Commencement ceremonies honors Winter graduates, Honors business and education leaders plus Tuskegee Airmen
Published: December 17, 2014.
Lewis University ranks in Top 3 of Best for Vets in Military Times ranking
Published: December 9, 2014.