Veteran’s Affairs

We are a Yellow Ribbon Program participant and happy and proud to welcome veterans and their dependents on our programs. Programs of SIT Graduate Institute are approved by the Vermont State Approving Agency and appear on the WEAMS website. Students who have served in the United States armed forces may apply for benefits through the GI Bill® or other educational benefits. For additional information, please contact the SIT Registrar’s Office ( or visit the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website at

Veterans Readmission Policy

The Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) provides that any student whose absence from an institution of higher education is necessitated by reason of service in the armed services shall be entitled to readmission upon return from military service without an application if:

  • the cumulative length of the absence does not exceed five years;
  • the student submits a notification of intent to reenroll to the registrar; and
  • the student’s service did not end in dishonorable or bad conduct discharge or dismissal.