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Activate your benefits at Lindenwood University.

Lindenwood University is a "Yellow Ribbon School."

Lindenwood University's Veterans Success Center is dedicated to veterans and active military members. Stop by and learn more about our degree programs. Relax in a comfortable setting while you're on campus. Our supportive staff members are dedicated to making your time at Lindenwood productive and enjoyable. 

You'll find us in the West Wing on the first floor.

Here are topics you can learn more about during your visit to the Veterans Success Center:

  • Admissions processes and requirements
  • Degree program options
  • Course scheduling
  • VA requirements
  • ROTC options
  • Campus dining services
  • Library services
  • Remote access to student portals
  • Parking decals and student I.D. cards

Lindenwood University recognizes the sacrifice that our military men and women and their family members have made to our country.  Therefore, we feel that it is our obligation to serve you in any way we can through advancing your education.  Therefore, the center is here to assist the military students attending Lindenwood University, in all programs, using educational benefits under Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Educational Assistance Programs in the pursuit of their educational goals.

You may utilize the following benefits at Lindenwood:

  • Chapter 1606
  • Chapter 30
  • Chapter 31/Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Chapter 33/Post 911
  • Chapter 33/Post 911 Transfer of Benefits
  • Chapter 35/dependents and spouses of Disabled veterans
  • John Fry Scholarship
  • And many more…


Veterans who believe they may be eligible for benefits can receive information and applications through the V.A. Certifying Official at the University.  Educational assistance is also provided to widows or children of veterans who died in service or as a result of service related injuries. Spouses and children of disabled veterans are also eligible for assistance.  It is the responsibility of the students to notify the V.A. Certifying Official of any changes in their class schedules. 

To utilize the GI Bill® or Post 911/Chapter 33 benefits contact:

Debbie Suttles
Attending Lindenwood, Illinois-Campus
IL VA School Certifying Official
Administration Building - Room M115
2600 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62226
(618) 239-6208

Going through the admissions process will not activate your benefits, so be sure to contact Debbie!

Lindenwood University
2600 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62226