Financial Aid for Military Students

Military Financial Aid

Financial Aid for Military Students

Peirce offers discounted tuition and financial aid for military students.

Military Student College Financing Options

As a member of the armed forces, you are eligible for various forms of financial aid. Below you will find a list of programs available to military students through the government and Peirce College. Have questions? Please contact a member of our Military Support Team.

Tuition Assistance

The federal government offers Tuition Assistance (TA) for all branches of military as listed below. Follow the appropriate links to request Tuition Assistance for your education request tuition assistance from your branch of service:

Once approved, provide the TA request information to Jeri Dmyterko, Manager, Billing and Accounts Receivable at Peirce College. Email: jdmyterko@peirce.edu Call: 1.888.467.3472, ext. 9120

Pennsylvania National Guard Education Assistance Program (EAP) - Pa National Guard Only

Pennsylvania Army National Guard and Pennsylvania Air National Guard members may be eligible for 100% tuition payments for full-time attendance (12 credits or more per semester) or 50% tuition payment for part-time attendance. Contact your unit of assignment for eligibility criteria and application forms. Guardsmen apply for this benefit through their unit (readiness NCO). For more information on this program, visit https://www.pheaa.org/funding-opportunities/aid-for-military-national-guard/national-guard-eap.shtml.

Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) Program

Peirce is a participating institution in the Department of Defense's expanded MyCAA program, which is now offering up to $4,000 to military spouses who are interested in pursuing degree programs, licenses or credentials leading to careers in high-growth, high-demand portable career fields. For more information on the MyCAA program, visit https://aiportal.acc.af.mil/mycaa/default.aspx

Scholarships & Grants

Peirce College National Guard Scholarship Competition

Active members in good standing of the National Guard, or their spouse may be eligible to compete for the Peirce College National Guard Scholarship. This scholarship awards full tuition and fees for a Peirce College degree. Get more information on our Scholarships page.

Application Deadline: June 15, 2014

Click here to download the National Guard Scholarship Application.

Protect & Serve Grant

This grant applies to U.S. Citizens, veterans and retired Protect and Serve personnel and their spouses and dependent children who actively serve in a specific capacity. If eligible, you receive a 25% discount on tuition at Peirce College! Visit our Grants page to find out if this funding applies to you!

Peirce College Scholarships

Peirce College offers merit-based and need-based scholarships to help students fund their educations. Each scholarship has a different set of requirements and application deadlines. Learn more about Peirce College scholarships or contact an Admissions Counselor at 1.888.467.3472, ext. 9000 for information on how to apply!