Quinnipiac University
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Military Benefit

Fry Scholarship

Military Benefit | Various Amounts | U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship amends the Post-9/11 GI Bill® to include the dependents of service members who died in the line of duty after September 10, 2001.

Distinctions

Military Friendly©

Quinnipiac is recognized by Victory Media as being at the very top of the Best for Vets Schools in the United States.

Military Times

Quinnipiac was named by Military Times as among the best 4-year universities for veterans that offer bachelor’s or graduate degrees in the United States.

Yellow Ribbon Program Participant

We’ve invested more than $3 million into our Yellow Ribbon program, making your education more affordable.

Pending Payment Compliance

In accordance with Title 38 US Code 3679(e), Quinnipiac University adopts the following additional provisions for any students using U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Post-9/11 G.I. Bill® (Ch. 33) or Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment (Ch. 31) benefits, while payment to the institution is pending from VA. Quinnipiac University will not:

  • Prevent the student’s enrollment;

  • Assess a late penalty fee to the student;

  • Require the student to secure alternative or additional funding;

  • Deny the student access to any resources (access to classes, libraries, or other institutional facilities).

However, to qualify for this provision, such students may be required to:

  • Produce the VA Certificate of Eligibility (COE) by the first week of class;

  • Provide a written request to be certified;

  • Provide additional information needed to properly certify the enrollment as described in other institutional policies

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

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Explore Military Benefits

We’ve long been committed to helping our nation’s veterans — as well as active duty and reserve military members — reach their educational goals. We are partnered with both the Department of Defense and the Veterans Administration to provide you with a comprehensive set of benefits that fit with your military experience.