Veteran Services

Important News

Tuition Freeze: For the 2014-15 academic year, the Ivy Tech Board of Trustees voted to freeze the in-state tuition rate for state employees and veteran/military residents at $111.15 per credit hour. Proof of state employment and/or military service must be presented to the Registrar's Office for those students who are not using VA Educational Benefits.

Military Transfer Credit: Ivy Tech has completed its initial assessment of military training and now has a crosswalk for selected courses. See the Credit for Prior Learning page for more details.


Mission Statement

Ivy Tech is dedicated to providing military members, veterans and their families the support they need to transition from military service to a college education.  We commit ourselves to helping students build a solid foundation for their future through a veteran-friendly campus environment.  The Veteran Services Office is a comprehensive resource available to answer questions, certify enrollments and assist with academic progress monitoring while focusing on the unique needs of our military community all within a framework of quality customer service in a timely manner.

The Veteran Services Office is committed to:

  • Assisting with the informed decision making process to maximize educational benefits
  • Training of faculty and staff to recognize and understand the unique factors affecting our military community
  • Providing robust resources to assist with a successful transition from a military to an educational environment
  • Maintaining compliance with applicable policies and regulations

Triangle of Responsibility

In order for VA Educational Benefits to be processed in a timely and effective manner, it is important that all sides of the triangle provide accurate information to all other parties. For more information on how you can do your part, check out the Getting Started page.

View the responsibilities for all three sides of the triangle.