Veterans

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Does UM accept GI Bill benefits? If so, which ones?

Yes, UM’s Veterans’ Affairs (V.A.) Office assists veterans and dependents of veterans who are entitled to V.A. educational benefits under Chapter 30, 31, 33, or Chapter 35 of Title 38, U.S. Code, and Chapter 1606 or Chapter 1607, Title 10, USC. The University of Miami participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program for qualified Chapter 33 recipients. Anyone needing information on Veterans' Benefits is advised to contact the Office of the Registrar or visit the Registrar’s website.

Who do I contact if I am a veteran attending college via the Yellow Ribbon Program?

Thank you for your service. The most appropriate contacts for our service members attending college through this program are:

Esther Molina – Phone (305) 284-6418

Gregory Bellamy – Phone (305) 284-9432

Does UM have a resource center or program for veterans?

Yes, The Dean of Students Office is home to Veteran Student Services; the resource center that provides support to the veteran student population for their successful transition from military service to campus life and beyond. You can visit the Veteran Student Services webpage for more information.

Does UM have policies for active military personnel who are called to duty?

Yes, military withdrawal. For more information, please visit the Withdrawal web page.

Does UM accept military education credits?

We will award 6 elective credits with the submission of the DD 214 form, which shows you were honorably discharged.