• Scholarships for Military

    The University of Charleston is proud to offer active members of the West Virginia Army and Air National guard the opportunity to further their educations with the financial support of the Golden Eagle Scholarship. The Military Strategic Leadership Scholarship is available for graduate students.

    West Virginia National Guard Golden Eagle Scholarship

    After graduating from Advanced Individual Training (AIT), an active National Guard member qualifies for the scholarship, which is currently $16,500 per year in undergraduate scholarship aid to attend UC.

    The University of Charleston offers convenient online classes for military personnel, military spouses and veterans. We are also approved to accept the GI Bill educational benefits, and participate in Chapter 33 benefits, including the Yellow Ribbon program.

    $16,500 Golden Eagle Scholarship
    $  7,000 State of WV Educational Stipend
    $  4,000 Federal Tuition Assistance (Army National Guard Only)
    $  1,900 Student Responsibility
    $29,400 Total cost of tuition at UC-Charleston