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Welcome Veterans

RIT is a proud participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program providing qualified veterans and dependents 100% tuition coverage per standard academic year for undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Click here to learn more about the Veteran Networking Event!

Saunders Rankings and Awards

  • Best 294 Business Schools - The Princeton Review Saunders College of Business is an outstanding graduate business school, according to the 2017 edition of "The Best 294 Business Schools."
  • 2017 Best Business School - U.S. News & World Report #85 for full-time MBA program, among “470 programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International.”
  • 2015 Best Online MBA Degree for Veterans - U.S. News & World Report #25 Best online MBA program for veterans, notably for its executive focus, personal engagement, applied learning and leadership

RIT Benefits

RIT will process benefit certifications for Post 9/11, as well as most VA benefit chapters. The Post-9/11 benefit provides qualified veterans and dependents (with transferred entitlement) up to 36 months of educational assistance. Students at the 100% benefit level will receive up to $22,805.34 per academic year toward tuition/fees and may qualify for Yellow Ribbon benefits. Students with less than 100% benefit will receive their prorated benefit level of the $22,805.34.

Funding is processed as follows:

  • Tuition & fee payment sent directly to the school
  • Books and supplies stipend sent directly to you
  • Monthly housing allowance sent to you

For more information regarding eligibility and benefits, visit the Education and Training resources provided by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

Get credit for Military Experience

Unsure about how your military experience transfers into college credit? Send us your Joint Service Transcripts for a free evaluation! (Undergraduate applicants only)


Reach out to RIT's Military and Veteran Services Office for waiver requests, additional benefit details (including Yellow Ribbon, Post 9/11 and other programs),  and to learn more about the VA benefit initiation process as well as other services available.