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Pace University is proud to be a part of the Yellow Ribbon Program, an educational enhancement program that provides scholarship assistance to U.S. veterans who have accumulated at least 36 months of active duty service following the events of September 11, 2001. After financial aid, this program can provide full coverage for out-of-pocket tuition and fees.

Pace is seeking full or part-time, veteran students pursuing a bachelor's, master's, or law degree. As a provision of the Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008, to be eligible for the benefits, an individual must be qualified for maximum benefits (100%) under the Post-9/11 GI Bill®*.

* GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).   For More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Website at:


  • Served at least an aggregate period of 36 months active duty after September 10, 2001
  • Honorably discharged from active duty for a service connected disability after serving at least 30 continuous days after September 10, 2001
  • Dependents of eligible veterans qualified for Transfer of Entitlement under the Post-9/11 GI Bill®. Visit website for more information.

How to Apply

The Department of Veteran Affairs is currently accepting applications. Visit the website to learn about the application process and complete and submit the application form (VA Form 22-1990). The Department of Veteran Affairs will then determine your eligibility. If accepted, you will receive a Certificate of Eligibility. Once you receive your certificate, please scan and email the document to (fax: (914) 989-8789).