Veteran Student Services

Why Missouri State...

Missouri State University is a recognized military friendly school, as named by GI Jobs Magazine. But what makes Missouri State the place for veterans, military, and dependents?

  • Priority registration access for veterans/military
  • Prepayment of tuition for Post 9/11 GI Bill recipients
  • Access to a veteran student lounge
  • Enrollment in a veteran-focused, first-year transition class
  • Support from devoted veteran student services staff members
  • Mentorship from military veteran student transition liaisons


A community of veterans, military, and dependents.

Missouri State is home to one of the largest number of veterans and dependents on a college campus in Missouri. With about 150 veterans also serving in faculty and staff positions throughout the University, we understand the challenges involved in deciding to get a degree.

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 find locate employment. A variety of on-campus and off-campus resources are available to assist you. Please visit our Resources page for more information.

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.

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