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Military and Veteran Students

Welcome Air Force and Air Guard, Soldiers, Marines, Sailors and Coast Guard!

You've been there for your country.
Now, we're here for you.

  • Dependents also receive substantial tuition discounts
  • We are a Servicemembers Opportunity College (SOC)
  • Over 350 online classes
  • Easy credit transfers
  • Credit for military experience
  • Expert financial counseling

Get credit for your service.

While serving, you've also taken military and job specific courses that are worth college credit. You can also apply credits that you've earned from military courses toward a Davenport degree.

These earned credits have helped many service men and women obtain a Davenport associate or bachelor's degree in one to two years.


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The Military Admissions Team


Benjamin Larson, Michigan Army National Guard - Active

Jason Bos, U.S. Army - Veteran



Applying is easy.

Step 1: Apply Online

Apply now.

Step 2: Order Military/Civilian Transcripts

Have all previous civilian education and military course transcripts sent to:

Davenport University Registrars Office
6191 Kraft Ave. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

Request that your Military transcript be sent to the above address.

Step 3: Select your best Military Education Benefit Option

If you have served or are serving in the United States Military, you may be eligible for further funding under the GI Bill or Military TA. Before you apply for benefits, consult our military education benefit experts at

Step 4: Email a copy of the following documents to

  • Veteran: DD-214 (Member 4)
  • Still Serving: Copy of most current LES
  • Dependent: Copy of Dependent ID (front side only)