Welcome Veterans

IU Southeast is proud to welcome veterans of our nation's armed forces. We offer several benefits and services to make veterans, active-duty military, and their family members feel at home on our campus. IU Southeast has also been named a "Best Colleges for Veterans" school by the Military Times, and we recently were ranked number 4 among Indiana "Top Colleges for Future Service Members" by The College Database.

Our goal is to make your transition from service member to student as seamless as possible.

IU Southeast's long-serving VA Certifying Official and Veteran Services Coordinator, Jack Howell, is retiring. His last operational day is Thursday, February 25, 2021. For continuing assistance with veterans issues and inquiries, initially contact the Office of the Registrar at, 812-941-2059.

Veterans Programs at IU Southeast

Am I Eligible?

To review available benefit programs and determine whether or not you are eligible, visit You can also call the VA Call Center, at 1-888-442-4551.

Vet Records

Request Military Records »

VA Call Center


GI Bill

Visit the VA Website »

Student Veterans

Visit IU Southeast Student Veterans Organization (SVO) »

Chapter 30 - New Montgomery GI Bill™
Status Monthly Benefits Additional Information
All Services - If certain requirements have been met Education Benefit Payment Rates Payment during service may be required to qualify

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Chapter 31 - VA Vocational Rehabilitation
Eligibility Monthly Benefits Additional Information
All Services - Will meet with a VA VocRehab counselor to determine eligibility Determined by VOC Rehab Must be qualified to receive disability benefits that are determinated by VA

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IU Southeast is a Yellow Ribbon School

Chapter 33 - Post 9/11 GI Bill
Eligibility Monthly Benefits Additional Information
Military duty after 11 Sep 2001 with any Military service to include the Reserves or National Guard

Transfer of Entitlement for Spouse & Child
Tuition/Fees Paid

Monthly Housing Allowance

Annual Book Stipend
Must have been on active duty for 90 days or more after 9/11/2001

Transfer of benefit information is also available.

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Chapter 35 - Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance (DEA)
Eligibility Monthly Benefits Additional Information
Spouse or Dependent of a Disabled/Deceased Veteran VA Education Benefit Payment Rates Veteran must be 100% disabled or Deceased

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Chapter 1606 - Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR)
Eligibility Monthly Benefits Additional Information
Reservist or Guardsmen any service VA Education Benefit Payment Rates

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