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Resources and Benefits

Just as each branch of the military takes it mission by mission, Bethel advances a global mission informed and motivated by the Christian faith. The Office of Military and Veteran Services equips military-affiliated students to receive their benefits and then transition to college life and have a transformative education and spiritual experience at Bethel.

Getting Started

Students who will receive military benefits for tuition and fees and/or books and supplies should use this form to report these amounts.

Find Your Military Benefits

Follow these links to connect to military benefits in each of our schools: 

Learn about benefits through the Post 9/11 GI Bill and Yellow Ribbon Program. Assistant Director Dawn Schuette is Bethel’s Veterans Administration (VA) certifying official.

Military Scholarships

The Bethel Military Scholarship is available to regularly admitted, degree-seeking students who are, or have served, in the U.S. armed forces.

The scholarship is open to students in the:

Transfer Credits

Learn how to receive undergrad transfer credits from basic training and ROTC for: 

ROTC Programs

Bethel University is a crosstown affiliate in the Army and Air Force ROTC programs. Our cadets participate in the Army ROTC program at the University of Minnesota or the Air Force ROTC program at St. Thomas University.

ROTC Scholarship

Bethel offers an ROTC Scholarship of $8,000 per academic year for students in the College of Arts & Sciences. 

Contact Bethel's Office of Military and Veteran Services with questions about these programs.

Air University Associate-to-Baccalaureate Cooperative 

Bethel is part of the Air University Associate-to-Baccalaureate Cooperative (AU-ABC), which allows students to start an associate’s degree at the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) and go on to earn a Bethel bachelor's degree in select programs. 


To learn more, you can also listen to our podcast, "Using your Post 9/11 GI Bill at Bethel University."

Military Friendly

Bethel University is on the 2020-21 Military Friendly Schools list, a prestigious and comprehensive guide for veterans and their families. It sets a standard, calling out higher education institutions that provide the best opportunities for veterans and their spouses.

Yellow Ribbon

Bethel University is a member of the Yellow Ribbon Program, which helps military-affiliated students pay for out-of-state, private, or graduate school tuition that the Post-9/11 GI Bill doesn't cover.

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