Avila University

Category: Private institutions with fewer than 10000 enrolled students | State: Missouri

About Avila University

Avila University is sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. Our history dates back all the way to the mid 1800's when the Sisters of St. Joseph arrived in the United States from France. Their mission has been to work for the dear neighbor and therefore Avila has continued their tradition in our mission and values.With over 60 undergraduate majors and concentrations and five graduate programs, Avila has grown as a university with academic excellence, transformational learning and inspirational leadership.
2017 Military Friendly® STATUS: Military Friendly®

Military Friendly Ratings

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Why attend Avila University

Avila, nationally recognized as a G.I. Jobs Military Friendly School, works with all veterans and their families to ensure they receive the support needed to pursue their education and their dreams. Join the over 100 veterans, active duty military members, spouses, and dependents who call Avila home.

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Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $26,230 $26,230 N/A N/A
Fees $1,750 $1,750 N/A N/A
Room $3,000 $3,000 N/A N/A
Board $3,000 $3,000 N/A N/A
Books N/A N/A N/A N/A
Other Expenses N/A N/A N/A N/A
Totals $33,980 $33,980 N/A N/A
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Committed to the 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
  • Signed the VA's Principles of Excellence for serving veterans and service members
  • Armed Forces Tuition Assistance (TA) Funding
  • DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
  • ACT or SAT test scores required for admission
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on CLEP exam
  • Provide admissions events or special admissions information sessions customized for prospective students who are military service members
  • Customized student orientation program for military students
  • Mentoring/on-boarding programs for new military students or veterans
  • In-state tuition without residency requirements for military personnel
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Offers evening programs
  • Offers weekend programs
  • Offers accelerated courses (i.e., 6-8 weeks course completion time)
  • On-campus living requirement for students at any point in their enrollment
  • On-campus living requirement waived for active military students
  • Explicit commitment to serving the military and veteran community
  • Commitment incorporated into the institution’s mission, vision and values
  • Formal policy in place regarding business conduct and compliance when admitting, educating, advising, and placing military and/or veteran students
  • Full-time veteran counselors or advisors on staff