Veterans

To provide Husson University veterans with easy access to programs and educational benefits that will aid them in their life and educational goal processes, while making a positive impact on our community.

Husson University places a strong value on our veterans, and we make every effort to accommodate your specific needs through the admissions process. We are a proud participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program and have agreed to the Principles of Excellence executive order. Husson University is also a Servicemembers Opportunity College (SOC)

Admissions criteria for veterans include graduation from an approved senior high school or a high school equivalency certificate recognized by the applicant's State Department of Education. Husson also accepts a General Educational Development Certificate administered under the United States Armed Forces Institute and subsequently recognized by the applicant's State Department of Education. Veterans Administration paperwork for new students requires four to six weeks for processing.


Military Friendly Schools

"Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has named Husson University to the coveted Military Friendly Schools®  list. The 2014 Military Friendly Schools® list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans, and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus." For Husson University's profile, follow this link.

For more information

Name Phone and Email Address
Danielle Leighton
Assistant Student Accounts Manager
207.941.7034
veterans@husson.edu
Level 1, O'Donnell Commons
Husson University
1 College Circle
Bangor, ME 0440

ROTC
Students who may be interested in joining the ROTC can find indepth information by visiting Husson's ROTC pages. Click here for more information.


Husson also offers a student veterans group--the Husson University Student Veterans Association (SVA). Click here to visit the student clubs and organizations page and find information on the SVA.