Veteran and Active Service Member Benefits
Veterans, service members, and benefit recipients may evaluate their eligibility at https://www.vets.gov/gi-bill-comparison-tool
Bowdoin participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program. Eligible veterans and/or their dependents receive the Post 9/11 GI Bill® annual tuition and mandatory fee allowance, which is $25,162 for the 2020-21 academic year. In addition, the VA and Bowdoin share the cost of the remaining tuition and mandatory fees through the Yellow Ribbon Program. Bowdoin does not have a dollar or participant limit.
For Tuition Assistance (TA) benefits, Bowdoin's cost per credit hour for 2020-21 is $1,744.44. Recipients of TA may receive a maximum benefit of $4,000 per fiscal year.
- Please visit our list of campus resources.
- Additional information for applicants is available on the admissions website.
- The College Scorecard is a planning tool used to assist prospective students and families. Visit https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/
- The College Navigator provides information including tuition and fees; retention and graduation rates; use of financial aid; student loan default rates; a cost calculator and school comparison tool. Visit http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/
- The “Paying for College” webpage may be used by prospective students to compare financial aid award offers at colleges. Visit http://www.consumerfinance.gov/paying-for-college/
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
Information for Applicants and
Post-9/11 GI Bill® Yellow Ribbon Program
Senior Associate Director of Student Aid
All Chapter Benefits
Tuition Assistance Benefits &