- OU receives $20,000 gift to benefit student veterans
- OU Veteran Liaison takes national stage at Politicon
- Oakland deemed a “Military Friendly School” for sixth consecutive year
- Student veterans awarded for academic excellence and service
- Veterans guaranteed the '8 keys' to success at Oakland University
Veterans Support Services
We provide a supportive, welcoming environment to more than 300 veterans, service members and dependents of veterans. Whether you’re on active duty, in the reserves, entitled to vocational rehabilitation services or have dependents entitled to educational benefits, we’ll do everything in our power to ensure that you achieve your academic and personal goals.
At Oakland University, there are two areas on campus to help meet your needs: the Veterans Support Services Office and the Office of the Registrar, which facilitates the veterans’ certification process.
Just for you:
- Priority registration
- Four free electives for all veterans; review of American Council on Education (ACE) credit for military educational courses
- In-state tuition rates to any veteran regardless of residence
- No late payment penalties for Chapter 33 recipients when VA tuition payments are received after bill due date
- No penalties in case of deployments
- Student Veterans of Oakland University, a recognized student organization that brings together veterans for social and volunteer activities
- Veterans welcome receptions for current and new veteran students, which allow you to meet other veterans and staff