Illinois College is proud to be a veteran-friendly campus. We work closely with our servicemen, servicewomen, and their dependents to make the transition to Illinois College as smooth as possible.
Illinois College participates in the following federal programs for veterans, including:
Illinois College is also a Yellow Ribbon School. As a Yellow Ribbon School, qualified veterans receive additional funds from Illinois College and Veterans Affairs that cover tuition and fees.
Students enrolling at Illinois College may also be eligible to receive a housing and book allowance from the Veterans Administration.
llinois College will not take any of the four following actions toward any student using U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Post 9/11 G.I. Bill® (Ch. 33) or Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (Ch. 31) benefits, while their payment from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs is pending to the educational institution:
However, to qualify for this provision, such students may be required to:
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 Web site at www.benefits.va.gov/gibill or call 1.888.442.4551.