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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
June 19, 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
What is the Yellow Ribbon Program?
Many veterans have questions about the GI Bill's Yellow Ribbon Program. Learn more about the program, its benefits, and how to apply. More
April 15, 2020
10 Best Jobs After the Military
For servicemembers looking to transition into the civilian workforce, here’s a look at 10 of the top jobs hiring veterans. More
April 9, 2020
12 Tips for Veterans Going to College
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
September 23, 2019