Veterans & Military

At Penn College, we honor you. Your selfless service, determination, and leadership are valued within our college community. We consider it a privilege to support those who have served and continue to serve.   

Contact

  • Major General Fred F. Marty Veterans and Military Resource Center
  • Davie Jane Gilmour Center, Rm. 1033

Eligibility & Benefits 

Opportunities vary, based on your situation. Select the category that best applies to you.

Veterans

You completed your military service. Let's take a look at the extensive benefits available to you.

Currently Serving Military

You are either an active-duty member in the military, in the National Guard, or in a reserve branch. Here are the benefits available to you.

Military Dependents

You're the child or spouse of a veteran or service member. Explore what benefits may be available to you.

Applying for Benefits

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

Receiving your Benefits

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

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NATIONAL RECOGNITION
Best Colleges for Veterans

NATIONAL RECOGNITION

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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MILITARY FRIENDLY

MILITARY FRIENDLY

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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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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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)

Assistant Director of Student Advocacy for Veteran/Military

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Student Life

Clubs & Organizations

Student Veteran Organization

Student Veteran Organization

This group provides a safe environment for student veterans to help one another facilitate and acclimate to the transition from military life to the college community and to create a positive social network based on fellowship, mentorship, and camaraderie.

Penn College SALUTE

Penn College SALUTE

Together, we recognize and honor the academic achievement of student veterans and are dedicated to encouraging excellence in scholarship, research, and leadership.