Degree Seeking Scholarships and Financial Aid

Veteran & Military Family Education Benefits

John Cabot University welcomes U.S. Veterans and dependents of Veterans! We are grateful to you and your family for your military service and are committed to providing the support you need to study abroad or earn a U.S.-accredited* degree in Rome. JCU is proud to certify enrollment to veterans studying on the GI Bill. The GI Bill offers education benefit programs that may grant tuition and fee payments, a monthly housing allowance, and a book and supplies stipend.

Approved educational assistance programs 

Approved Degree Programs 

Art History, BA
Art History, MA
Business Administration, BA
Classical Studies, BA
Communications, BA
Economics & Finance, BA
English Literature, BA

History, BA
Humanistic Studies, BA
International Affairs, BA
International Business, BA
Italian Studies, BA
Marketing, BA
Political Science, BA

Veteran Education Benefits

Find out how to apply for VA education benefits as a Veteran, Servicemember, or qualified family member.

Visit the Department of Veterans Affairs for more information about the Post-9/11 GI-Bill, including eligibility requirements and details about tuition benefits and the housing allowance.

Transfer Credits

Students who have completed Military Courses, Military Training or Military Experience can submit a copy of their SMARTS (Sailor/Marine American Council on Education Registry Transcript), AARTS (Army/American Council on Education Registry Transcript) or Coast Guard Institute Registered Transcript to the JCU Registrar's Office for a transfer credit evaluation

Consideration for the possibility of awarding credit will be given for any course or experience that has ACE credit recommendation.

Students who have taken the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) examinations may be able to earn college credits or advanced standing at John Cabot University. Official scores must be sent directly from the testing organization to the JCU Admissions Office at [email protected]. For more information on CLEP exams and on how to request official scores, visit or call 609-771-7300.

Students at JCU using VA education benefits are also eligible to apply for scholarships and student loans. To learn more about financing your education in Rome, Italy, check out our additional financial aid opportunities!

*John Cabot University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Tel: 267-284-5000.


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Office of Financial Aid

John Cabot University
Piazza Giuseppe Gioachino Belli, 11
00153 Rome, Italy

[email protected]
Tel: +39 06 68191362
Toll Free: 1 (855) JCU-ROMA

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Post 9/11 GI Bill

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