Types of Financial Aid



Federal and state veterans educational programs are available for active duty service members and veterans of the U.S. Armed Services, and in some cases, the dependents of service members. Resources received through most federal veterans educational programs do not affect financial aid eligibility. The following link provides additional information on these programs and the processes that must be followed to use these benefits.

Military and Post-Traditional Student Services Office – Financial Information

Military Student Benefits Counseling
Campus Life Building
Room 240
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115

Phone: 815-753-0691
Fax: 815-752-9999
E-mail: MSS@niu.edu