RMU Center for Veterans and Military Families


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Robert Morris University is committed to serving the military and veteran community. The RMU Center for Veterans and Military Families (CVMF) provides industry-leading support and services to veteran/military students and their families including holistic transition assistance that will be the cornerstone of their on-going personal, academic, and career success.

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Located on the lower level of the Jefferson Center in the heart of RMU’s beautiful Moon Township campus, the Center for Veterans and Military Families is the central hub for its students to access the services they need while fostering a strong sense of camaraderie and family.  The private 7,500 square foot facility includes a computer lab, quiet study area, lounge space, training/conference room, lockers and and the offices from which CVMF's staff administer veteran and military educational benefits.  The office area includes a kitchenette that is stocked with free snacks, drinks, and coffee along with a refrigerator, toaster oven, and microwave.


Christie McFadden
Director, Center for Veterans and Military Families
Ch 31, 33-Undergrad, STEM, and VRRAP

Jodi A. Hample
School Certifying Official and Office Coordinator
Ch 33-Graduate and Doctoral
Ch 30, 35, 1606 and Tuition Assistance

David Ausman
SVA Staff Advisor

VA Education Hotline at 1-888-GIBILL-1 or 1-888-442-4551. If outside the U.S., please dial 001-918-781-5678.



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Robert Morris University’s degree programs are approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for the GI Bill ® and by the Department of Defense for Federal Tuition Assistance (DOD TA).  (DOD TA does not cover our cost of attendance, and it cannot be used towards doctoral degrees).  Robert Morris University also participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program ® without limits allowing students who 100% qualify for Yellow Ribbon ® to attend RMU tuition and fee free during their period of GI Bill ® entitlement. Additionally, RMU also participates PA National Guard Education Assistance Program (EAP) and Military Family Education Program (MFEP), accepting it as partial payment toward tuition.

GI Bill®” is a 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 www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.