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VETERANS BENEFITS

Veterans Resource Coordinator:

Greg Krajewski, the Veterans Resource Coordinator, is in the Rapid City office at the following time:

  • Wednesday:  9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

To schedule an appointment with Greg, give him a call at 605.718.4142 or send him an email at gregory.krajewski@bhsu.edu

Reduced Tuition for Active Military Members, DOD Civilians assigned to Ellsworth AFB and Spouses/Dependents:

Active Duty/DOD Civilians:

Black Hills State University has been approved to offer a program with reduced tuition rates for all current Active Duty military personnel, Active Guard Reserve (Title 10/32/5) and DOD Civilians assigned to Ellsworth AFB enrolled in courses at BHSU. The reduced rate is $250 per credit hour for undergraduate and $300 per credit hour for graduate classes. The federal government currently provides federal tuition assistance up to a maximum of $250 per credit hour to military students. The reduced rates applies to classes taken at any of our branch campuses or online.

Spouses/Dependents:

The reduced tuition rate is also available to Spouses and Dependents of Active Duty Ellsworth AFB servicemembers.  Spouses and Dependents are eligible for the $250 per credit hour for undergraduate and $300 per credit hour for graduate classes. The reduced rates only applies to classes taken on base or online. If you take classes at BHSU-RC or the Spearfish campus you would pay the regular rate. 

For any questions on this program, please contact Greg Krajewski, BHSU-RC Veterans Resource Coordinator, or the home school certifying official.

Please note to get this rate applied you will need to complete this form, and send it to Gregory.Krajewski@bhsu.edu

Educational Benefits Information:

Today’s G.I. Bill (Information and FAQ’s Regarding the New G.I. Bill/Post-9/11)
U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs (Montgomery G.I. Bill, Post-9/11 G.I. Bill, and Other Programs)

Career/Job Resources for Veterans:

Career Development (Black Hills State University Career Development Center)

FedsHireVets (Comprehensive Career Resource for Landing Federal Jobs)

Transition Assistance ( Your Connection to Money, Benefits, Jobs)

USA Jobs (Federal Jobs and Employment Information)

Veterans Job Bank (Central Source for Identifying Veteran-committed Employment Opportunities)

Vet Jobs (Employment Assistance – Career Fairs, Webinars, Job Postings, Post Your Resume)

Veteran Business People Resources