VA/Military Benefits

Maximize your benefits at URI

State Tuition Assistance Programs

GI Bill® Benefits:

This guide will help you understand your benefits. Students who hope to receive Veteran educational benefits at URI should request a certificate of eligibility (COE) from the VA at (888) 442-4551 or Apply for Benefits.

The VA will determine whether or not a student is eligible for VA educational benefits.

Chapter 30: Montgomery GI Bill® Active Duty Benefit (MGIB-AD)

To be eligible for MGIB-AD, you must have entered active duty after 06/30/1985, and not declined participation in the program. Generally, benefits are payable for 10 years following your release from active duty.

Military Tuition Assistance Program for active duty service members:

If you are an active duty service member and want to know how to access the Military Tuition Assistance Program, you can click on the link HERE to learn more on the eligibility and the application process. 

If you are on active duty while attending our institution, you must complete an Application for VA Benefits at You must also submit a copy of your orders.