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VFW, Department of Vermont

VFW, Department of Vermont

VFW, Department of Vermont LogoVFW, Department of Vermont receives significant savings on Excelsior College tuition and fees. Excelsior College helps busy working adults earn the degrees they need through a variety of flexible distance education programs.

At Excelsior College, you can rely on maximum transfer of prior college credits and credits for approved military and corporate training. Earning a degree is your best strategy for improving your career opportunities. Whether you are in mid-career or planning for transition, we can help you make the most of your education benefits. Our experienced academic advisors are ready to assist you through the education process. Our financial aid officers can answer your questions about the current GI Bills or your employer's tuition assistance and help you get started in one of our programs. We make it affordable and manageable.


Graduate Degree Tuition Discount

Excelsior College offers a reduction on tuition to any individual enrolled in a graduate level program through a veteran organization partnership.

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Undergraduate Degree Programs (except nursing)

Veterans enrolling in undergraduate degree programs, with the exception of nursing, may bypass the undergraduate application process and proceed directly to the Enrollment Agreement. If you would like a preliminary unofficial review of your credits prior to enrollment to assist you with degree selection, please email your Joint Services Transcript and college transcripts to The preliminary review takes approximately 2-3 weeks.

NOTE: You must be employed with this partner or a member of this partner association or a spouse or domestic partner of an employee or member to take advantage of special pricing.

Download a detailed overview of the Veteran Education Partnership Student Application, Enrollment and Course Registration Process.

Visit the Veterans Online Application

A new and improved Veterans Online Application (VONAPP) website navigates you through the application process.

Register for a VA eBenefits account

Then log into to to print DD-214s, view payment status, and check the amount of remaining entitlement.

Learn about VA Benefits at the Veterans Center

VFW, Department of Vermont employees, spouses, and domestic partners receive special pricing for Excelsior tuition and fees.

Download Veteran Partner Fees

Students are required to complete a minimum of six (6) Excelsior College course credits within the one year period and the Student Service Annual Fee will be waived. If the six (6) course credits are not completed, the Student Service Annual Fee will be charged for the subsequent year.

This partnership requires 12 credits be take