Liberty Grant (Online Students)

Applicable for all military benefits other than Post-9/11 Chapter 33 GI Bill Education Benefits

A grant has been established for Veterans* of the U.S. Armed Forces, and their eligible spouses. To be eligible for the Liberty Grant, a candidate must be accepted for admission to the University, complete the Liberty Grant attestation form, and allow for verification** of his or her military status. Spouses may be asked to verify marital status and spouse’s military service.

The percentage grant for the following degree programs will be applied:

Associates, Bachelors, Master’s




*Discharged Veterans must have a discharge other than dishonorable.

Examples of acceptable documentation may include:

  • Current Military LES
  • DD214
  • Certificate of Discharge
  • Approved Tuition Assistance Voucher

The Liberty Grant is used exclusively toward current, past, or future program charges. The grant is awarded proportionately over each session in the program. Students must attend the qualifying session prior to the grant being awarded. Candidates must apply and be accepted for admission through Colorado Technical University to be eligible to receive the grant. All grants are applied as a credit to the student’s account, and no cash payments will be awarded to the student.

The grant is non-retroactive, non-transferable and non-substitutable and cannot be combined with any other institutional grants. The grant with the greatest benefit to the student will be applied. Interested candidates should contact the Financial Aid Department for additional information.