Prospective Students-Veterans & Military Community - Carnegie Mellon University

Prospective Students

Carnegie Mellon University provides services to veterans and their dependents who are eligible for Veterans Education Benefits under the Montgomery G.I. Bill, Post-9/11 G.I. Bill, and Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program.  In addition, Carnegie Mellon University participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program for those who are 100% eligible for benefits under the Post-9/11 G.I. Bill.

Getting Started

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs GI Bill website explains veterans education and training benefits, and how to apply for them.

The University Registrar's Office administers the use of veterans education benefits at Carnegie Mellon University.  See Veterans Education Benefits.

Additional information is available at:

Graduate Students

Prospective graduate students interested in applying their veterans benefits at Heinz College or the Tepper School of Business, or wanting to learn more about the veterans community at Carnegie Mellon University, should visit the Graduate Students section of this site.

Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Scholarships

Interested in ROTC at Carnegie Mellon University?  Visit ROTC Scholarships.

Other Scholarship Programs for Veterans and Military Dependents

Scholarship Programs for Veterans & Military Dependents provides links to numerous scholarship opportunities for veterans and their dependents.

Pittsburgh is ranked No. 1 for transitioning veterans in a study by USAA in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce Foundation's program Hiring Our Heroes and Sperling's Best Places.

pgh ranked #1 for transitioning vets

Veterans and military personnel enrolling or reenrolling in school or repaying federal student loans, see Student Aid Tips for Military and Veterans [pdf]

What veterans need to know about federal student loan benefits [pdf]

financial aid tips