Veteran and Military Education Benefits

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Website at

Loyola Marymount University welcomes eligible active duty and veterans, reservists, spouses, and dependents to participate in the VA education benefits programs for which they are eligible. LMU is pleased to be a partner in the veteran education benefits process and also welcomes active-duty service members who are eligible for benefits through the Tuition Assistance programs. All LMU degree-seeking programs are approved for veteran educational benefits. The university does not certify enrollments for non-degree programs such as extension certificates.

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VA Education Benefits are eligible for Service Members, Veterans, Spouses/Dependents

You may be eligible for education benefits offered by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). We also encourage you to visit the VA website or your service branch’s education office for the most detailed information regarding your options.

New to Benefits?
  1. Review the various VA Education Benefits on the VA website.
  2. See information on educational benefits info: Undergraduate And Graduate Degrees | Veterans Affairs (
  3. Check your eligibility and apply online. Track Your Status - VA/DoD eBenefits
  4. Apply your benefits at LMU by sending a copy of your Certificate of Eligibility to
  5. Contact the VA Certifying Official at with any questions.

Have a question for the VA? Use the secure Ask VA (AVA) system.

Veterans Crisis Line

  • This confidential, toll-free, 24-hour-a-day hotline serves Veterans and their loved ones year-round. Reach qualified, caring responders by phone at 800-273-8255 via online chat on their website, or by text message at 838255.