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Military Students

Earn Credit for your Service

Regionally Accredited

100% Online Associates, Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate degrees available.

At University of the Cumberlands we are invested in the future of our active duty service members, reserves, veterans, and families. Whether you’re seeking to start your college education for the first time or have previous college credit, we can help. Our flexible online programs allow you to study from anywhere. Your past military or college work may be applied directly to your degree.

*Evaluate Your Credit below to get a personalized transcript evaluation of your Joint Services Transcript and/or college transcripts.

<span id="stepOne">Step 1: Complete the Online Application</span>

Application is free for Veterans and Members of the Military!

Apply Now!

Step 2: Request Official Transcripts

Request Official Transcripts be sent to:

Graduate & Online Admissions
649 S. 10th Street Suite C
Williamsburg KY 40769

OR

Undergraduate Admissions (On-Campus)
6178 College Station Drive
Williamsburg KY 40769

Step 3: Degree Completion Plan

Degree Completion will be discussed once transcripts have been evaluated by the registrar.

We offer ALL VA benefits at Cumberlands

Questions about applying for VA benefits: https://www.va.gov/education/how-to-apply/

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Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty®: Active Duty and Veterans with at least two years of active duty service.

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Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment: Veterans with disabilities and approved IDES rating of at least 20 percent from VA.

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Post-9/11 GI Bill®: Active Duty and Veterans who served after Sept. 10, 2001.

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Dependents Educational Assistance: Dependents and spouses of servicemembers may be eligible for this benefit.

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Montgomery GI Bill® Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR): Reservists in Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps or Coast Guard, Army National Guard, or Air National Guard. Eligible during or after 6 year service obligation.

Tuition Assistance


Undergraduate:
TA benefits will cover 100% of Tuition for Online Undergraduate (UG) Programs.
(Online UG tuition is $199 per hour | TA benefit is $250 per hour)

Graduate:
TA benefits will cover most of Tuition for Online Graduate programs.
(Online Grad Tuition ranges from $315 per hour - $500 per hour)

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

<span id="eval">Evaluate Your Credit</span>

Make it easy and submit your unofficial transcripts for an evaluation! Note: Graduate Programs allowing military credit are noted in the Memorandum of Understanding Agreements section below.

Memorandum of Understanding Agreements

Fort Knox Articulation Agreement

Fort Gordon Army Cyber School

Fort Gordon Army Signal School

ROTC

Cadets will receive an ROTC Scholarship.
*This is stackable with your academic scholarship.

Cadets will also receive Free Books each semester, through our book loan program.

ROTC cadets are encouraged to consider joining the National Guard. After one year of service this will enable students to receive additional scholarships and support through the Simultaneous Membership Program (SMP).

For additional information on ROTC at University of the Cumberlands, please contact:

Email: ucarmyrotc@ucumberlands.edu

For additional information on joining the National Guard, please contact:

Valerie Kelly
SGT, RRNCO
Kentucky National Guard
215 Hurricane Hollow Rd
Williamsburg, KY 40769
Phone: 606-425-7193
Email: Valerie.l.kelly6.mil@mail.mil

Have additional questions?

Clint Davis
Coordinator of Transfer and Military Recruitment
clint.davis@ucumberlands.edu
Office: 606-539-5585
Cell: 606-268-4925