Military Applicants

Laurus Technical Institute's programs are approved by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) for eligible veterans and spouses of veterans. The DVA offers education benefits for veterans through a number of programs to help you pay for training, including:

  • GI Bill for active, reservist and veteran service members
  • Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP)
  • Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Veterans Educational Assistance Program
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Ed Program
  • Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance Program

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

Depending on your eligibility, you can qualify for one or more tuition assistance programs offered through the VA. Contact your veterans service representative to learn more about your military tuition assistance, military college benefits and scholarships for military. The DVA Montgomery GI Bill web site is located at www.gibill.va.gov. DVA Regional Processing Office (Education Claims): 1.800.GIBILL1.

For further information about your military benefits, please contact the admissions department at the campus you plan to attend or email us at veteransadmissions@laurus.edu. You can also call 1.877.254.5583 to recieve more information about the military benefits at Laurus.

Decatur
1.877.254.5583
Jonesboro
1.877.254.5583
West Atlanta
1.877.254.5583

SPOUSES

As the spouse of a military service member, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers a military spouse tuition assistance program to help you afford an education. If one of the following apply to you:

  1. 1) You are married to or the dependent of a United States Military veteran who is deceased or is permanently and totally disabled as a result of active duty
  2. 2) You are married to or the dependent of a United States Military veteran who is deceased from any cause while such permanent and total service disconnected disability was in existence.
  3. 3) You are married to or the dependent of a United States Military veteran who is missing in action or was captured in the line of duty and is being forcibly detained by a foreign government or power.
  4. 4) A service member who is hospitalized or receiving outpatient treatment for a service connected permanent and total disability and is likely to be discharged for that disability.

Contact Tara Oxidine at 770.692.7497 to learn about using your military benefits at Laurus Technical Institute. For more information about education benefits for military spouses and/or dependents, visit the following link: www.military.com/NewContent/1,13190,Spouse,00.html.

For additional information regarding benefits for military spouses, visit the National Military Family Association website.

BRANCHES

Since the Air Force's inception in 1947, it's been up to its service members to protect the skies and space through strategic military missions and operations. Now, you can take your Air Force training and turn it into a rewarding career with training from Laurus Technical Institute.

Use your military benefits at Laurus Technical Institute to secure your future. Through the Air Force Tuition Assistance program, you can serve your country while learning vital skills to launch your career.

To learn more about your Air Force benefits, contact your veterans service representative.

Protecting the United States from natural disasters and aiding in different national security issues, the Coast Guard plays a vital role in our military. Whether you're assisting the Navy during a conflict or enforcing laws on the high seas, Coast Guard service members can take their skills from the boat to the classroom with Laurus Technical Institute.

Use your military benefits at Laurus Technical Institute to secure your future. Through the Coast Guard Tuition Assistance program, you can serve your country while gaining important training for your new career.

To learn more about your Coast Guard tuition benefits, contact your veterans service representative.

Working alongside different military branches, the Marines protect and defend the United States during conflicts. The Marines offer specific training that can transition from the battlefield to the classroom. Your valuable experience in the Marines combined with training from Laurus is a great combination to enter the workforce.

Use your military benefits at Laurus Technical Institute to secure your future. Through the Marines Tuition Assistance program, you can serve your country while learning the skills necessary for a successful career.

To learn more about your Marines tuition benefits, contact your veterans service representative.

The Navy operates on the high seas and offers aid to other service branches during conflicts. Navy service members can combine their military skills and training from Laurus Technical Institute to prepare for the workforce.

Use your military benefits at Laurus Technical Institute to secure your future. Through the Navy Tuition Assistance program, you can serve your country while gaining vital real-world experience to prepare for your new career.

To learn more about your Navy tuition benefits, contact your veteran's service representative.