Educational Benefits

Veterans benefits are different for every individual. Knowing which benefits work best for you and your educational goals is the key to success.

Types of Veterans Benefits

The three main types of veterans benefits are Department of Defense benefits, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs benefits and Indiana state benefits. To understand what combination of benefits may work best for you, it’s best to get a benefits counseling at the Veteran Center.

Department of Defense Benefits

  • Tuition Assistance

If interested in learning about Tuition Assistance, please talk to your chain of command.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Benefits

Apply for these benefits by visiting the VA website.

Federal Benefits

Indiana State Benefits

Individuals do not have the ability to use Department of Defense and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs benefits simultaneously. However, state benefits can be used at the same time as both Department of Defense and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs benefits.

Veteran Tuition and Fee Policies

Veterans, military service members and those with military ties pay the standard tuition and fee rates based upon their level and residency classification. View current tuition and fee rates. Explore additional federal and state policies below.

PNW Student Veteran

Have Questions?

Contact the office of Veterans Affairs at (219) 785-2727 or veterans@pnw.edu.

PNW Student Veteran

Have Questions?

Contact the office of Veterans Affairs at (219) 785-2727 or veterans@pnw.edu.