Military members carry flags before a SVSU football game

Military & Veteran Admissions

SVSU would like to thank the Armed Services for their commitment and sacrifices. We are dedicated to providing outstanding services to help Veterans, service members, and eligible dependents achieve their academic and personal goals. We understand the unique needs of military members. Our specialized support system helps active, guard and reserve service members, Veterans and their dependents achieve their academic goals.

Military Times Best for Vets College 2020 sealWhy veterans choose SVSU:

  • SVSU offers the lowest tuition rates of any state university in Michigan
  • In-State Tuition and No Application Fee for Military/Veterans and their dependents
  • SVSU is listed in G.I. Jobs as “Military Friendly School”
  • Veterans benefits for eligible spouses and children
  • Military Student Resource Center on campus
  • Dedicated military/veteran student liaison
  • Credit for military service/education

For a full listing of all of the services we provide to our military families, please visit our Military Student Resource Center online, or on campus! We want you to join us.

 

SVSU Military Scholarships

Criteria

  • Returning
  • Undergraduate
  • Full-Time
  • Sophomore
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • Veterans or currently active reserve of the U.S. Military

To apply, go to the following online system for submitting student scholarship applications: http://www.svsu.edu/scholarships.

For more information contact the Campus Financial Services Center located in Wickes Hall Room 131, telephone (989) 964-4900 or e-mail: cfsc@svsu.edu.


Criteria

  • Undergraduate Returning
  • Full-Time
  • Must be a military member or dependent of a military member
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Preference will be given to actively drilling members of any branch of the ready reserves (Navy Reserve, Amy/
    Air National Guard, Amy Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve)
To apply, go to the following online system for submitting student scholarship applications: http://www.svsu.edu/scholarships.
 
For more information contact the Campus Financial Services Center located in Wickes Hall Room 131, telephone (989) 964-4900 or e-mail: cfsc@svsu.edu.

Criteria

  • Returning
  • Full-Time
  • The recipient must be a veteran who has served at least one year in full-time military
  • service with the US Army.  However, veterans who have served in the Navy or Air
  • Force may be considered if a qualified US Army veteran cannot be selected
  • Must be a Michigan Resident
  • Demonstrate Need
  • Minimum Cumulative GPA of 2.75

To apply, go to the following online system for submitting student scholarship applications: http://www.svsu.edu/scholarships and
complete the (FAFSA) Free Application for Federal Student Aid (www.fafsa.gov).

For more information contact the Campus Financial Services Center located in Wickes Hall Room 131, telephone (989) 964-4900 or e-mail: cfsc@svsu.edu.


Criteria

  • Undergraduate
  • Returning or New
  • Full-Time or Part-Time
  • Be a New 1st Generation Freshman or Veteran
  • Graduated from a High School in Bay, Saginaw or Midland Counties
  • HS GPA not exceeding 2.75
  • Financial Need

To apply, go to the following online system for submitting student scholarship applications: http://www.svsu.edu/scholarships and complete the (FAFSA) Free Application for Federal Student Aid (www.fafsa.gov).

For more information contact the Campus Financial Services Center located in Wickes Hall Room 131, telephone (989) 964-4900 or e-mail: cfsc@svsu.edu.


Criteria

  • Undergraduate or Graduate
  • Returning or New
  • Full-Time or Part-Time
  • Current Members of the Military (active duty, Navy Reserve, Army/Air National Guard, Army Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve)
  • Veterans
  • Dependents of a Military Member Killed in Action (KIA)
  • Minimum Cum GPA of 2.5
To apply, go to the following online system for submitting student scholarship applications: http://www.svsu.edu/scholarships.
 
For more information contact the Campus Financial Services Center located in Wickes Hall Room 131, telephone (989) 964-4900 or e-mail: cfsc@svsu.edu.

Other Resources

CONTACT US.






Office of Admissions
178 Wickes Hall
admissions@svsu.edu
(989) 964-4000