Veterans and Military Service Information

Rider’s degree programs are approved under the Veterans Readjustment Benefits Act of 1966, as amended. An application for VA Education and Training benefits is available online at www.vets.gov or www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/ .

Veterans who receive post 9/11 G.I. Bill benefits may be eligible for Rider’s Yellow Ribbon program.

Students filing for benefits at Rider will be responsible for filing a copy of their separation papers (DD214) and/or their Certificate of Eligibility (COE) with the appropriate school certifying official. Contact the CCS certifying official at 609-896-5033 or the Registrar’s Office certifying official at 609-896-5066 if there are any questions.

Enrolled students may contact the Veterans and Military Affairs Office at 609-896-5000 ext.7382 with any questions or concerns.