Serving others. Finding yourself.
You were willing to take risks for something greater than yourself. This willingness to sacrifice in service to your country means you'll fit right in at Queens, where our motto is "non ministrari sed ministrare," or "not to be served, but to serve."
As a military or veteran student, you will find a new home at our school for your dedication and purpose as you continue to stretch, to reach and to be daring in pursuit of new possibilities. And you will be doing so among students and faculty who, like you, want to make a difference in their community and in the world.
At Queens, we value your military experience. In honor of your service, we have developed a specific program to help turn the skills you learned into the building blocks of a new career. We also appreciate the sacrifices of your family and welcome veterans, active military, dependents and spouses to our undergraduate and graduate level courses. We promise you a personalized experience with small classes, easy access to faculty and school resources and customized learning in a supportive environment. We are proud to be a degree-granting Yellow Ribbon Program Institution that offers:
Learn more about services and resources just for veteran students.
1. Complete an online application.
2. Request transcripts.
Request official transcripts from all previously attended colleges or universities as well as your high school transcript and a copy of your joint services transcript military transcript.
Submit electronic transcripts to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send official paper transcripts to:
Queens University of Charlotte
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
1900 Selwyn Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28274
3. Statement of good standing form.
The Post 9/11 GI Bill provides financial support for education and housing to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service on active duty after September 10, 2001, or those individuals who were honorably discharged from active duty for a service-connected disability after serving 30 continuous days following September 10, 2001. Based on your length of service, you may be eligible to receive the cost of tuition and fees, not to exceed the most expensive in-state institution of higher education (paid direct to the university). Learn more about Veteran Financial Support.
Queens is nationally renowned for its service to our military students. In your transition from military to civilian life, we will support you in accomplishing your professional and academic ambitions.
For detailed information for your chapter please contact your certifying official, Trisha Barker at 704-337-2368:
- Chapter 33 Post 9/11
- Chapter 31 Vocational Rehabilitation
- Chapter 30 Montgomery GI Bill
- Fry Scholarship
- Tuition Assistance: View more information on tuition rates and financial assistance.
"From the first day I walked onto the Queens campus I felt welcomed. The financial aid professional first thanked me for my service and then eagerly assisted me with enrolling in military education benefits. The nursing professors were very supportive and understanding when I received orders. I could not thank the university enough for supporting me in my education and my military service." -Tavaruss Campbell '14, RN, BSN, CCRN
- QU4Troops is Queens' official Student Veterans Association group committed to building community among military members as they transition back to school. Besides mentoring, social events and education, the group works closely with local organizations to continue the practice of service. Connect with this organization now.
- Center for Student Success for academic assistance to help you thrive at Queens.
The Levine Center for Wellness and Recreation offers state-of-the-art facilities for your fitness ambitions.
- Health and Wellness Center for medical and counseling services.
U.S. News and World Report
Queens is honored to be named among the Best Colleges for Veterans (Regional South Universities) by U.S. News and World Report.
Yellow Ribbon Program
In recognition of selfless service since September 11, 2001, Queens University of Charlotte participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program at the highest level.
Queens has been named to Victory Media's 2018 Military Friendly® Schools List. Each year, the list of Military Friendly® Schools is provided to service members and their families, helping them select the best college, university or trade school to receive the education and training needed to pursue a civilian career.