Office of Veteran Student Services

Welcome to Missouri State University

Military friendly, but why Missouri State for veterans, military, and dependents?

  • Priority registration access for veterans/military
  • Prepayment of tuition for Post 9/11 GI Bill recipients
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
  • Access to a veteran student lounge
  • Enrollment option for veteran-focused, first-year transition class (GEP 101)
  • Support from devoted veteran student services staff members
  • Mentorship from military veteran student transition liaisons
  • Veterans/Military focused new student orientation program
  • Free Tutoring for veteran students


A community of veteran, military, and dependents.


Whether online or in the classroom, you are apart of our community, an MSU Bear. We are home to one of the largest number of veterans and dependents on a college campus in Missouri. We also have about 150 veterans serving in faculty and staff positions throughout the University.

Easy access to the resources you need to succeed.

Starting the day you are admitted, we are committed to helping you complete your degree and locate employment. A variety of on-campus and off-campus veteran student resources are available to assist you.

Follow your passion.

From criminology to business to everything in between, Missouri State offers 85+ undergraduate majors leading to 185+ academic options, so you can easily find the perfect fit for your interests.

Free Tutoring.

Walk-in tutoring available every Wednesday, 9am-Noon and 3pm-5pm, Carrington 314 (Veteran Student Services Office).

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