Veterans Benefits and Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid at The Master’s University welcomes veterans and members of the U.S. Armed Forces. We have designed this page as a resource for Veterans, active duty, reservists and their families to navigate the unique financial aid resources and benefits available. The Master’s University is approved to enroll those students and their families who are eligible for educational assistance benefits from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA). We are committed to assisting you in taking full advantage of your Veterans benefits to secure an excellent higher Christian education at The Master’s University.

How do I start the process?

  1. Complete the Admissions Process
  2. Obtain your “Certificate of Eligibility” from the Department of Veterans Affairs and provide a copy to the Office of Financial Aid.
  3. Complete The Master’s University Financial Aid Application
  4. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
  5. If selected for a process called “Verification” by the Federal government additional documents may be requested (i.e. 1040 tax forms, W-2’s, Verification Worksheet, Schedule C, etc).  Please visit our Verification page for detailed instructions on this process.

Types of Aid Available

Institutional Aid:

Post 9/11 GI Bill (Chapter 33):

Montgomery GI Bill (Chapter 30)

Reserve Educational Assistance (REAP)

Surviving & Dependents Assistance (DEA)

Federal and State Aid:

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Post 9/11 Benefit and Yellow Ribbon Breakdown

Contact the Office of Financial Aid to speak with a counselor to receive your personal Financial Aid Award Letter detailing all funds you are eligible to receive.  Please note that an annual application must be submitted for VA benefit to be applied to account.  Below you will find a general breakdown of the awards available to Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Tuition Benefit:

BAH (Basic Allowance for Housing):

Contact Information: