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Military & Veterans Services

Veterans helping veterans earn their degrees

Saint Mary's University recognizes the extraordinary contributions of members of our armed services and your families and is committed to providing an environment that helps you attain your academic and personal goals. We understand the unique challenges of transitioning into a university environment and want your experience here to be a positive one! We thank you and your family members for your service to our country!

The staff at Student Central can assist you with registering for classes, requesting your benefits, deferring your tuition bill due date, providing invoices and degree plans, and many other steps on your educational journey. 

Saint Mary's is dedicated to providing benefits to help you obtain your degree, including:

  • Certifying officials to assist you to obtain your benefits 
  • Deferred Billing 
  • Generous transfer of credit 
  • Free transcript evaluation 
  • Waived admission application fee
  • Veterans on staff who understand your needs
Military Friendly Leave Policy

Students called to active military duty before completing their courses have two options. Read More...

VA Certifying Official

For any questions or concerns, please contact:

Kara Shore
VA Certifying Official
(612) 238-4516