2020-2021 Catalog

Active Duty Military and Veteran Students

Strayer University, including the Jack Welch Management Institute, values its service member and veteran student population. As such, the university is fully committed to compliance with the Principles of Excellence for Educational Institutions Serving Service Members, Veterans, Spouses, and Other Family Members established by executive order of the President of the United States, the rules and regulations listed in the Department of Defense Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding, and all applicable instructions and directives issued by the Department of Defense, the different service branches and state regulatory agencies regarding voluntary education programs. 

Strayer University's comprehensive sets of services and resources are available to all Strayer students inclusive of active duty service members, veterans, spouses and other family members. In further fulfillment of the university's commitment to the military families who choose Strayer for their higher education, Strayer has implemented the following veteran and service member-specific policies that can be found throughout the catalog: 

General Information

Veterans: Veterans educational benefits and university enrollment approvals

Admission to the University

Undeclared Program Admission: Veterans educational benefits and undeclared program status

Awarding of Transfer Credit – Undergraduate Programs

Service School Credit

Financial Information

Books and Fees

No-Show Fee

Add/Drop Policy and Course Withdrawal: Notes included for processes impacting ArmyIgnitEd, veteran and Iowa military student spouses

Special Refund Notice

Veteran and Military Benefits Programs: Educational benefits for veteran and active duty military students 

Policies and Procedures

Registration: Note for Active Duty Army, Army Reservist, and Army National Guard students

Absences from Campus and Online Classes

Military Service Deployment: Policies regarding military deployment

Attendance – Veterans Educational Benefits Eligibility


Academic Warning and Suspension – Undergraduate

Academic Warning and Suspension – Graduate

Repeating Courses – Undergraduate

Repeating Courses – Graduate

Student Problem Resolution

Student Services and Activities

Student Services: Advising (recertification and continued eligibility) Veterans’ Advising