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Benefits for Veteran and Military Students

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UMass Lowell is proud to honor those who serve our country

Our Office of Veterans Services is committed to providing top-notch service and programs for veterans, guardsmen, reservists and active-duty military and their families. We have one of the largest veteran populations of any of the higher education institutions in Massachusetts, and our on-campus and online certificate and degree programs serve both veterans and active-duty/deployed military personnel around the globe.

Military-affiliated applicants and students at UMass Lowell are certified for benefits by our Veterans Benefits Administrators, who help to provide access to all of the educational benefits that are available. Our knowledgeable Veterans Services staff is here to assist veteran and military students every step of the way — from application to graduation.

Questions?

For more information about services and programs for veteran and military students, please visit the Office of Veterans Services website or contact the office directly at:

978-934-2461
veterans@uml.edu

Office of Veterans Services

220 Pawtucket Street, Suite #354
Lowell, MA 01854-5145
Hours: Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

UMass Lowell's online degrees have been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as some of the best online programs available for veteran and military students.

Best Online Graduate Criminal Justice Program for Veterans in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report Award
Ranked #3 Best Online Graduate Criminal Justice Program for Veterans in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report
Best Online Graduate  Computer Information Technology Programs for Veterans in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report
Ranked #5 Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Programs for Veterans in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report
Best Online Bachelor's Program for Veterans in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report
Ranked #20 Best Online Bachelor's Programs for Veterans in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report
Best Online MBA Program for Veterans in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report
Ranked #29 Best Online MBA Program for Veterans in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report

Why UMass Lowell?

  • UMass Lowell is a nationally recognized, fully accredited public research university with a long history of offering a high-quality education at an affordable price.

Best College for Vets Award
Named as One of the Best 4-Year Colleges for Vets by Military Times
Best Online College for Military
Ranked as a Top 50 Best Military-Friendly Online College by SR Education Group
Most Affordable College for Military Award
Ranked #11 Most Affordable Military-Friendly Online College by SR Education Group

Veteran & Military Resources

UMass Lowell is dedicated to helping veterans and military-affiliated students succeed by offering numerous specialized services and programs including:

Tuition Assistance | Educational Counseling for Service Members & Veterans | GI Bill Procedure | Veteran's Graduate Fellowship

TAKE YOUR CAREER TO NEW LEVELS WITH A PUBLIC, NONPROFIT UNIVERSITY AND A TRUSTED LEADER IN ONLINE EDUCATION

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