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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.

Paying for College in the Military: What You Need to Know
Did you know? Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible for education benefits that cover nearly all of their expenses. More
February 27, 2019
Tips for Taking College Classes While in the Military
Veteran and career coach Tommy Furlong shares his advice for taking classes while in the military. More
February 25, 2019
Balancing a Bachelor’s Degree with Active Duty: Ryan Daley Shares His Story
Northeastern College of Professional Studies alumnus Ryan Daley describes his transition from the military to the classroom. More
April 4, 2018
Tips for Transitioning from a Military to Civilian Career
Transitioning from a military to civilian career isn't always easy, but Andy McCarty shares tips for how to make it a more successful experience. More
February 28, 2018