Veterans benefits are used in addition to the financial aid offered by Lenoir-Rhyne.
- Chapter 30 – Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty
Available for qualified active duty and those separated/retired from active duty in the armed forces within the last 10 years. (rare exceptions to 10-year rule).
- Chapter 33 – Post 9/11 GI Bill
For anyone with at least 90 days of aggregate service since 09/10/01. Valid for 15 years from the last date of qualifying service. Veterans with eligibility for other programs must make an irrevocable election to switch to Chapter 33. If your release from active duty was before January 1, 2013, there is a 15-year time limitation for use of benefits. For individuals whose last discharge date is on or after January 1, 2013, the time limitation has been removed.
- Chapter 1606 – Montgomery GI Bill Selected Reserve
Available for current members of guard/reserve units who meet specific requirements.
Chapter 33 tuition and fees come directly to the university, while Chapter 30 and Chapter 1606 are direct deposit payments.