Welcome UofL Military & Veteran Students



Spring 2017 



                               January 9, 2017        First day of classes

                               January 13, 2017       Last day to drop for 100% tuition credit (10:00 pm)

                               January 17, 2017       Submitting tuition and fees to the VA for Post 9/11 G I Bill recipients 

                               January 25, 2017       We have completed submission of tuition and fees to the VA 

                               January 30, 2017        Last day to withdraw with 50% tuition credit

                               February 6, 2017         Last day to withdraw with 25% tuition credit

                               March 9, 2017             Last day to withdraw

                               March 28, 2017            Priority registration begins for Summer/Fall 2017

       Preview dates and times based on alphabetic rotation here http://louisville.edu/registrar/registration-information/prisummer

                               April 24, 2017               Last day of classes

                               April 26- May 2, 2017      FINALS


  • If you add or drop courses, you must complete a new form as soon as possible to ensure that you are receiving the correct amount of benefits to prevent any over payments or underpayments

  • Questions regarding your direct deposits are to be referred to the G I Bill hotline at 888-442-4551.  Our office does not have access to payment information. 

 Our Office

HOURS: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday-Friday

Our mission is to smooth the transition from military life to student life by devoting individualized support to veteran students and their families in providing a broad range of services, coordinating with VA, university departments, and other community organizations.

Our staff can assist with the following:

  • Identifying federal and state education benefit options
  • Advocating military transfer credit
  • Withdrawals/re-admit due to deployments or call to Active Duty status
  • Connecting veteran students with campus resources, veteran service providers, and other agencies encouraging academic success at the University of Louisville


Active Duty Military Tuition Rate 

Beginning Spring 2012, this includes Reserve Component Service Members who are receiving Department of Defense Title X tuition assistance funds. This rate is applicable to undergraduate and select graduate programs.

  • Active Duty orders must reflect 180 consecutive days duration or longer.
  • Does not apply to fixed-cost programs or to the professional schools; Medical, Dental, Law, MBA programs, Masters in Engineering Management


SECTION 702 of the Veterans Choice Act  

Enacted by Congress as of 7/1/2015

  • State of Kentucky’s application of Section 702:
    • Website: http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/013/002/045.htm
    • Section 7, (4)
      • (4) A person eligible for benefits under the federal Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008, 38 U.S.C. 3301-3325, or any other educational benefits provided under Title 38 of the United States Code shall be entitled to Kentucky resident status for purposes of tuition charged at state-supported institutions.

Admissions Information: Apply to UofL for undergraduate study.

News and Events for UofL Veterans: Upcoming university events, relevant veteran information, news and updates, and UofL Student Veterans Newsletter.

Heather French Henry, Commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs,
speaks about the importance of completing your degree.


For Undergraduate General Questions or Campus Tours please call us at 502-852-6442 or e-mail veterans@louisville.edu .

To schedule an appointment regarding

Veterans Education Benefits

call 502-852-0998 or e-mail carissa.gentry@louisville.edu

Undergraduate Admissions

call 502-852-2482 or e-mail kristen.roy@louisville.edu


For questions regarding the School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studiesrequirements please contact them at graduate@louisville.edu or (502)852-3101. You can also visit the their website at http://graduate.louisville.edu/sigs/admissions/prospective-students.html.



We look forward to working with you.