Brigham Young University - Hawaii Veteran Services & Resources
Is Brigham Young University - Hawaii a Good School for Veterans?
Veterans who have decided to continue their education should research their options to see which schools do a good job supporting those with prior military experience. We've assembled this Brigham Young University - Hawaii veteran's report to help you in your research. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: Brigham Young University - Hawaii GI Bill® Information
Info in This Veterans Report on BYU - H:
- Number of Veterans
- Federal Program Participation
- Credit for Military Training
- VA Complaints
How Does BYU - H Rank for Veterans?
How Many Veterans Go to BYU - H?
An increased number of veterans enrolling at a particular school means that college faculty are more adept at accommodating and supporting those with previous military experience.
The VA reports that there are 34 GI Bill® students at BYU - H. There are 3,180 students enrolled at BYU - H. This means that approximately 1.07% use the GI Bill® to help pay for tuition, fees, and other expenses. To put that into perspective, about three to four percent of college students in the U.S. are veterans according to the Student Veterans of America.
This number includes all chapters of the GI Bill®, e.g. Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill® and Reserve Education Assistance Program. It also includes Veteran Readiness and Employment. It doesn't include military personnel on active duty who are attending this college through Tuition Assistance. The total military population may be higher.
Federal Veteran Programs at BYU - H
Brigham Young University - Hawaii participates in the following federal programs for vets.
|DOD Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)||Yes|
What does this mean to me? Below you can view the specific commitments this school has made by participating in individual programs.
|Career and Vocational Support|
|Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations|
|Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.|
|Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)|
|Referrals to community organizations as needed.|
Does BYU - H Give Credit for Military Training?
Unfortunately, BYU - H does not offer credit for military training.
BYU - H Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)
Complaints to the VA About BYU - H
Our data shows that this school has not received any complaints at the VA.
Notes and References
- National Center for Education Statistics
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
- Image Credit: By Eustress under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
**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 website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibil.