MVAA Gold-Level Veteran-Friendly Accolade for Fifth Year at Walsh College
Walsh College has been honored with the prestigious Gold-Level Veteran-Friendly School designation for the fifth consecutive year. This recognition, bestowed by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA), reaffirms Walsh’s unwavering commitment to supporting and serving student veterans and military-connected individuals. This honor is the highest distinction offered by the MVAA and underscores Walsh’s dedication to those who have served and continue to serve our nation.
Year after year, Walsh College consistently offers outstanding resources and unwavering support to veterans, active-duty military personnel, and their dependents. This distinction reflects Walsh’s ongoing efforts to create an environment that fosters success, growth, and opportunity for those who have served our country.
As a Gold-Level Veteran-Friendly School, Walsh College met and exceeded the criteria set forth by the MVAA, enhancing the academic journey and overall experience of veteran and military-connected students. Veteran-Friendly benefits include:
Veteran-Specific Web Presence: Walsh College offers a comprehensive online platform tailored specifically to veterans, ensuring easy access to vital information and resources that address their unique needs.
Veteran-Specific Advising: Veterans and military-connected students benefit from specialized advising services that guide them through academic, career, and personal development, facilitating a seamless transition into the academic environment.
Waived Admission Application Fees: Recognizing the sacrifices made by veterans, Walsh College continues to waive admission application fees, removing financial barriers and making higher education more accessible.
Veteran-Specific Scholarships: Walsh College remains dedicated to empowering veterans through education by offering exclusive scholarships that alleviate financial burdens and encourage academic pursuits.
Extended Payment Due Dates for GI Bill® Users: Understanding the intricacies of the GI Bill®, Walsh provides extended payment due dates, ensuring veterans can focus on their studies without financial stress.
Dedicated Space for Veterans: Walsh College’s Troy location features a dedicated space designed specifically to support veterans, providing a supportive community and resources tailored to their needs.
Veteran-Focused Career Services: Walsh College’s commitment extends beyond the classroom, as its veteran-focused career services assist in paving the way for successful post-graduation transitions.
In addition to its Gold-Level status, Walsh College proudly maintains its designations as a Yellow Ribbon School and a Military Friendly School. These designations further underscore the ongoing commitment to providing a supportive and inclusive environment for all military-affiliated individuals pursuing higher education.
GI Bill® is 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 https://www.benefits.va.gov.gibill.