Information for Students Using Military Education Benefits

If you are currently serving, or have served, as a member of the United States armed forces we thank you for your service. There are a number of educational benefits available to you. Information on available benefits may be found on these websites:

Drake University Veterans’ Benefits webpage

US Department of Veterans Benefits website

US Army website

            Iowa National Guard website

For specific guidance on taking advantage of available benefits at Drake University please contact:

Nancy Geiger – 320B Old Main (515-271-3095)

Chapter 30: Montgomery GI Bill

Chapter 33: Post 9/11 GI Bill

Chapter 35: Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program (DEA)

Chapter 1606: Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve

Chapter 1607: Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)

Yellow Ribbon Program


Anthony Leto – 102 Old Main (515-271-3174)

Chapter 31: Vocational Rehabilitation (Voc Rehab)

Federal Tuition Assistance (TA)


Denise Stowman – Carnegie Hall (515-271-2190)

Iowa National Guard Education Assistance Program (NGEAP)

University News
October 20, 2016
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