Yellow Ribbon Program

The University of Chicago is participating in the educational initiative for post-9/11 servicemen and women in partnership with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, called the Yellow Ribbon Education Enhancement Program. The Yellow Ribbon Program is part of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008 (commonly known as Chapter 33).

Procedures for applying can be found here: Yellow Ribbon Program.

Patrise Washington, AM '16

Patrise Washington, AM '16

Patrise chose SSA because she could create her own elective program focusing on mental health. As a single, working mother, it was important to her that she found a program that was flexible.