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Military Friendly School

G.I. Jobs magazine selects schools in the United States that they designate as "military-friendly". Criteria for making the Military Friendly Schools list included efforts to recruit and retain military and veteran students, results in recruiting military and veteran students and academic accreditations. G.I. Jobs listed the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools. More than 7,000 schools nationwide were polled to compile the list. Schools on the list offer benefits to student veterans such as on-campus veterans programs, credit for service and military spouse programs.

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The University of the Incarnate Word is proud to have been named to the Military Friendly Schools list for the 2010 and 2011 academic years.

Yellow Ribbon Program

We are pleased to announce UIW’s 2018-19 Yellow Ribbon Program is now open!

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VA Center

The UIW Center for Veterans Affairs employs a dedicated staff to assist you with VA benefits. Call today at 210-832-5651 or e-mail


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Fall 2018 Hours

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
First Sat. of every month:       9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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Tribute Stole for Grads

UIW Veterans are honored during graduation with a Tribute stole. It is worn during the graduation ceremony and is provided free of charge. Contact us to receive your stole for commencement.

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