Tuition Coverage (State Schools)


Tuition waivers for veterans cover 100% of tuition for General Fund courses at all public colleges and universities and 50% for Extension Fund and summer courses at Connecticut State Universities.

For more information it is highly recommended you contact the Veterans Services or Financial Aid/Bursar’s Office of the school you are interested in attending.  Please click on one of the links for more information:


University of Connecticut:


Connecticut State University System (Eastern, Central, Western, Southern):


Connecticut Community Colleges:

(choose the link to the specific community college and find the link directing you to information for veterans)



To be eligible for veterans’ tuition benefits at any college or university, a veteran must be honorably discharged from the U.S. Armed Forces, 90 days active Military duty during war, and must have resided in Connecticut for at least one year upon enrolling in college.

Source: CT Veteran Affairs