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2022 Top 10 Military Friendly School

Concordia University Ann Arbor (CUAA) is a Lutheran institution that is proud to be Military Friendly. You can be assured that we are committed to providing first class service to support our Active, Reserve, and Veteran personnel and their families.

CUAA has been serving the needs of students since 1881 as a Lutheran higher education community committed to helping students develop in mind, body, and spirit. Concordia is nationally recognized and fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission-North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Program highlights

Convenient scheduling options and delivery formats, many programs are offered on-campus, virtually, or online

Individual advising in all programs

Classes taught by professionals with real-world experience

Small class sizes allow for personal attention

Courses offered throughout the year, new classes begin every 6 to 8 weeks

Transfer in credits from previous college work

Earn up to 63 undergraduate credits from your military transcript

Veteran support services

Student veteran services are dedicated to supporting veterans, their spouses and family members with services such as, but not limited to:

  • Academics
  • Career
  • Student Finance/Scholarships
  • Academic Advising
  • Counseling
  • Tutoring
  • Disability Resources
Military Friendly School
Yellow Ribbon Participant
Veteran Friendly School Award


Concordia is dedicated to working with our veteran students and their families to ensure affordable tuition. We are proud that we have been consistently recognized as having a great return on investment. Veterans have numerous options for financing their education, including using military education benefits, applying for scholarships, and utilizing federal and state financial aid if needed. Concordia’s veteran services department also serves as a resource for veterans and their families as they inquire about how Concordia can serve their personal and educational goals.

Frequently asked questions

Answers to a few frequently asked questions about scholarships and partnering with Concordia.

Does Concordia have ROTC?

Concordia University Ann Arbor is affiliated with the University of Michigan for US Army ROTC and US Marine Corp Officer Candidacy School. Please contact the CUAA Department of Veteran Services for further information.

I have a ROTC Scholarship. What does it cover?

Tuition; fees; books and a monthly stipend.

Can I use my ROTC Scholarship with my VA educational benefits?

Yes, if a student is eligible for the Post 9/11 benefit. The ROTC scholarship would be deducted from what would be submitted to the VA.

I just finished my military training. What educational benefits am I eligible for?

You’re eligible for the Post 9/11 GI Bill (Ch. 33) and Tuition Assistance (TA). TA and Post 9/11 GI Bill (Ch 33) can be used for applicable courses for approved programs of education. TA can only be used with Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty (MGIB AD) and Post 9/11 GI Bill (Ch. 33). Student Veterans must decide which benefit to use during any one semester.

Additional resources

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Contact Us

Keith Casey

Director of Veteran Services

Kwesi Betserai

Veteran Outreach Coordinator