Veterans and Military

Military veterans

The Veteran Student Services would like to thank you for your service to our country and for choosing Embry-Riddle to fulfill your educational goal. We hope that your experience with this institution is a rewarding one.

The Veteran Student Services mission is to serve the educational and training needs of prospective and enrolled service members, veterans, dependents, and their survivors who are eligible to receive education benefits under various Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) programs.

The office is staffed with qualified veterans program administrators who provide a broad range of services:

  • Foster peer connections
  • Coordinate university and community support
  • Provide general and specific information about all benefits available to men and women who are serving or who have served in the armed forces and their dependents
  • Report enrollment information to authorized appropriate allowances
  • Provide other advisory counseling and referral services

Learn More About VA Education Benefits

View the Veterans resource guide for the latest information about Veterans Education Benefits, providing details you need to be aware of and answering many of your questions.

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Post 9/11 Yellow Ribbon Program (YRP)

Embry-Riddle has entered into an agreement with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to participate in the Post 9/11 Yellow Ribbon Program (YRP) to fund a portion of the cost of tuition and fees that exceed the basic tuition and fees amount payable by the VA.

The University Yellow Ribbon Scholarship (YRS) will be equal to 50% of the unmet tuition and fees cost for each enrollment period, not to exceed the annual YRS award. Eligible students will be notified of the annual award amount each academic year

Learn more about the Post 9/11 GI Bill® Yellow Ribbon program

Contact Us

Veteran Student Services
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd., Building 509
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Phone: 386-226-6350
Fax: 386-226-6951

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The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified, shall be directly proportional as to how they perceived the Veterans of earlier wars were treated and appreciated by their country.
George Washington