Military & Veterans

You made a commitment to serve your country and protect its freedoms. Now your country has increased its commitment to you.

RMU is committed to our military men and women.

RMU is recognized by the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges Consortium (SOC) as a military friendly university. RMU participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program at the maximum level.*

Learn more about:

  • Cohort Scheduling - 97% of RMU graduates finish their bachelor's degree in 4 years or less
  • One-on-one Academic Advisor Support - Advisors ensure you only take the classes needed for graduation
  • Simplified Application Process and Application Fee Waiver - Click here to apply and have your fee waived by putting VET in the payment notes. 
  • Priority Admissions Decisions - Active or honorably discharged servicemembers receive immediate consideration to the University
  • Veterans Benefits - Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits may include cost of tuition and fees, housing allowance, book and supplies stipends, and one-time relocation payment
  • Veteran-only RMU Scholarships - Apply your VA benefits and qualify for the Yellow Ribbon Scholarship, up to a full-tuition scholarship toward completion of an RMU bachelor's degree


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Ruth Cruz
Director of Admissions, Adult & Veteran Enrollment

Noemi Oyola
Associate Registrar-SR VA Certifying Official

Robert Morris University Illinois is a private, not-for-profit associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree-granting institution, accredited by the Higher learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60604, 312.263.0456) and authorized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza Suite 333, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377, 217.782.2551, IBHE Feedback). Robert Morris serves over 4500 students interested in getting an education that meets the demands of today's business, graphic arts, health care, culinary and technical world at its main campus in Chicago as well as at locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Orland Park, Schaumburg, Springfield, Peoria and Lake County.