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College Advice for Active-Duty Military & Veterans

Northeastern University is committed to helping active-duty military servicemembers and veterans advance their education and seamlessly transition to the next stage in their careers. The articles, tips, and advice below will help you prepare to complete your bachelor’s degree. Explore these resources to learn more about topics like your education benefits, tuition assistance and financial aid, earning credits for military experience, transitioning to civilian life, and much more.

Applying to College After the Military: What You Should Know
Applying to college after military service doesn’t have to be confusing. More
October 26, 2021
12 Tips for Veterans Going to College After the Military
Attending college as a veteran can bring a number of challenges. These 12 tips for veterans going to college will help you get more out of your education. More
August 12, 2020
How to Earn College Credit For Military Training
Did you know that as an active-duty servicemember or veteran you can receive college credit for your military training and education? Here’s how. More
August 5, 2020
A Guide to College Grants for Veterans
College grants offer veterans of the U.S. military another way to pay for the costs of attending college, in addition to their GI Bill benefits. More
July 23, 2020
Tips for Crafting a Military-to-Civilian Resumé
Avoid common missteps in writing a military to civilian resumé with these tips. More
June 10, 2020