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Louisiana State University - Shreveport Veteran Services & Resources

522 GI Bill® Students**
0 Complaints to the VA
TRUE Credit for Military Training

Is Louisiana State University - Shreveport a Good School for Veterans?

If you're a veteran who is thinking about going back to school, it's important to see how well the school treats its students with prior military service first. That's why we've put together this report that gives you the facts about Louisiana State University - Shreveport veteran students. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: Louisiana State University - Shreveport GI Bill® Information

What You'll Find in Our Veterans Report on Louisiana State University - Shreveport:

How Does Louisiana State University - Shreveport Rank for Veterans?

Louisiana State University - Shreveport was not ranked on the <nil> [Best Schools for Veterans list[(/rankings/veterans). This could be due to a number of reasons, including insufficent data.

How Many Veterans Go to Louisiana State University - Shreveport?

A large number of veterans attending a college means the college and faculty are more used to supporting and accommodating the needs of those with prior military experience.

According to the VA, there are 522 GI Bill® students at Louisiana State University - Shreveport. The school has a total enrollment of 9,955 students. This means that around 5.24% of students are using the GI Bill® to help them afford their education. For context, let's take this into consideration. According to the Student Veterans of America, approximately three to four per cent of American college students are veterans.

Note, this figure includes all chapters of the GI Bill® program (e.g., Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill®, Reserve Education Assistance Program, and Veteran Readiness and Employment). It does not include any active-duty military personnel that are attending this college via Tuition Assistance, so the total military population is potentially larger than this.

Federal Veteran Programs at Louisiana State University - Shreveport

Louisiana State University - Shreveport participates in the following federal programs for vets.

Federal Program Participation
Principles of Excellence Yes
DOD Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Yes
Eight Keys Yes

What does this mean to me? Below you can view the specific commitments this school has made by participating in individual programs.

Career and Vocational Support
Accommodate Military Service Members and Reservists absent due to service requirements.
Align institutional refund policies with those under Title IV, which governs the administration of federal student financial aid programs.
Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations
Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.
Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)
Benefits Support
Ensure accreditation of all new programs prior to enrolling students.
Will not use fraudulent or aggressive recruiting techniques and misrepresentations.
Provide students with a personalized form covering the total cost of an education program.
Counseling Support
Designate a point of contact to provide academic and financial advice.
Provide educational plans for all military and veteran education beneficiaries.
Referrals to community organizations as needed.

Does Louisiana State University - Shreveport Give Credit for Military Training?

Implied No Credit for Life Experience
YES Credit for Military Training
At this time, Louisiana State University - Shreveport does not offer college credit for life experience.

If you have specialized military training, Louisiana State University - Shreveport may take that into consideration and grant college credit for that. Talk with your admissions counselor to learn more.

Louisiana State University - Shreveport Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)

Implied No Air Force ROTC
Implied No Army ROTC
Implied No Navy ROTC
Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) programs are not available at Louisiana State University - Shreveport.

Complaints to the VA About Louisiana State University - Shreveport

There have been no complaints registered to the VA for this college.

Notes and References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

**GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibil.

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