As a veteran, service member, or their families, you have all the resources you need from Lander to achieve your educational and career goals. Ranked 5th by U.S. News and World Report in their 2022 “Best Colleges” guide and designated a Military Friendly School for 2022-2023, our mission is to support veterans, service members, and their family members by providing resources as they continue their education and pursue their careers. Our vision is for every veteran, service member, and their families to have all the resources they need to achieve their educational and career goals.
In accordance with Title 38 US Code 3679 subsection (e), this school adopts the following additional provisions for any students using US Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) Post 9/11 GI Bill® (Ch. 33) or Vocational Rehabilitation (Ch. 31) benefits, while payment to the institution is pending from the VA. This school will not:
However, to qualify for this provision, such students may be required to:
Because we cherish those who put their lives on the line for our country, we're proud to provide Yellow Ribbon funding to each qualified accepted applicant. This means that costs associated with pursuing your education may be covered by the Post-9/11 GI Bill®.
First Lieutenant Cameron Coffman ’22 speaks to the crowd of veterans during Lander University’s Veterans Day Breakfast in the Dawson Room of the Grier Student Center Dining Hall on the morning of Nov. 11.
Lander University has earned a Gold award status as a Military Friendly School for 2022-23.
When Laurens Mayor Nathan Senn asked two-time Lander University graduate Eric Delgado to serve as the city’s next administrator, it wasn’t Delgado’s first time in an important leadership role.