Welcome Veterans and Military Families

At Maryville University, we pride ourselves on working with students on an individual basis. That includes students like you who are busy military personnel, military spouses, dependents and veterans, with family commitments or personal goals that don’t allow time to take classes during the traditional school day.

Why Maryville?


Maryville has been named by the U.S. News & World Report as the No. 1 Over-performing University in the nation for the second year in a row, as well as the recognition as a “Best College for Veterans.”  Maryville has also been recognized by G.I. Jobs as a “Military Friendly” school for the 5th consecutive year.

Credit for Military Training

Maryville partners with American Council on Education (ACE) to evaluate courses received throughout your military career and transfer them into college credit!

Military Memberships

Maryville University is a member of GoArmyEd, and Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC)

Military Spouse Scholarship

My Career Advancement Account (MyCAA) is a program sponsored by the Department of Defense to provide financial assistance to military spouses. Eligible individuals include spouses of active-duty servicemembers, activated Reservists and activated Guardsmen; spouses of the severely injured, ill, wounded or killed in action (KIA); and spouses of prisoners of war (POW) or servicemembers missing in action (MIA). For complete details, please visit https://aiportal.acc.af.mil/mycaa or call a program representative at 800-983-6484

Educational Benefits

Students may utilize Tuition Assistance (TA) and Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits, to include the Post 9-11 G.I. Bill.

VA Student Welcome Packet
VA Student Information Packet
VA Student Checklist

Support Group

Maryville University offers student-focused assistance in the areas of: financial aid, VA benefits, academic support, disability services, and employment assistance.  Maryville also has a Veterans Student Organization (VSO), which is composed and operated by Veteran students of Maryville University, and tasked with providing feedback to program instructors regarding recommendations to enhance the curricula and training for future Veteran professionals