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 Netwooking Event!
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. Graduate students at the 100% benefit level will receive up to $21,970.46 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 $21,970.46.
Funding is processed as follows:
For more information regarding eligibility and benefits, visit the Education and Training resources provided by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
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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.