Veterans & Military

At Penn College, we honor you. For your selfless service. For your can-do attitude. And for your leadership abilities that strengthen our entire college community. Thank you.  

Eligibility & Benefits 

Aid opportunities vary, based on your situation. Pick the category that best applies to you.


You served in the military and are now separated. Let's take a look at the extensive veteran's benefits available to you.

Currently Serving Military

You're an active-duty member of the military, in the Pennsylvania National Guard, or in a reserve branch of the military. Here are some of the benefits available to you.

Military Family Members

You're a dependent or family member of a veteran who was 100% disabled or died because of service. If you had benefits transferred to you from your parent or spouse, here's what you can expect.

Applying for Benefits

Unsure where to start? The application process differs for new vs. returning students. Pick which applies to you and we'll walk through the steps. Need additional help? Contact our team to get started with your financial aid and education benefits processing.

Receiving your Benefits

Learn what to expect including the award process and timelines for payments.

Major General Fred F. Marty Veterans & Military Resource Center
Dedicated Support

Major General Fred F. Marty Veterans & Military Resource Center

Veteran and active-duty students have exclusive access to dedicated staff, campus mentors, and a location in which to gather, collaborate, study, and discuss their military benefits – Davie Jane Gilmour Center (DJG), Room 1033.

Military Tuition Assistance
Guaranteed Momentum

Military Tuition Assistance

Thanks to the Military Tuition Assistance Program, more tomorrow makers can find their futures at Penn College. Through this special offering, qualified active duty military are eligible to pursue college credits tuition free.

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Learn and Lead


Are you interested in serving your country and developing leadership skills while you're at it? Be a part of our crew and you'll be eligible for benefits, too. Check out the many perks of this world-class program.

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Featured Video

Leadership in Action

On the campus of Penn College, you'll belong to a thriving community of active military, veterans, and ROTC. In this video you'll hear from a few of the many who are proud to call Penn College home.

Our Leadership

"There are military programs, services, and offerings at Penn College that can help you become a successful student and a competent professional. We can also make your college experience a fun and rewarding one. All you have to do is take advantage of what is here."

Chet Beaver, MSG USA (Retired)

Coordinator of Veteran & Military Services

Best Colleges for Veterans


Pennsylvania College of Technology ranks among the best colleges in the U.S.:

#1 in Most Innovative Schools
#1 in Best Undergraduate Teaching (tie)
#2 in Best Colleges for Veterans
#4 in Top Public Schools
#6 in Regional Colleges North

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Penn College is proud to be named a 2022-23 Military Friendly® School and Military Friendly® Spouse School for true commitment to military students by dedicating resources and services to ensure classroom and postgraduation success, including:

  • Dedicated veterans & military resource center
  • In-state tuition rate
  • Military tuition assistance
  • Waiver of tuition deposit
  • And more

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