As a thank-you for their service, the university provides first responders with a 25% tuition discount on undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs. Eligible applicants include firefighters, police officers, paramedics and full-time military members (and veterans) as well as full-time military members or veterans enrolled full time within their service branch; full time military members or veterans can combine this discount with any applicable military/GI Bill benefits they qualify for.
Maurice “Moe” Bruce of Lynchburg Fire Department decided to enroll at Liberty in 2014 and complete his bachelor’s degree by 2016. As an emergency response professional, his experience influenced his decision to pursue a master of public administration through Liberty’s online program. Maurice recommended Liberty to several colleagues for its flexible educational opportunities and ensured they considered Liberty when choosing their postsecondary programs.
Affordable tuition rates at the school include reduced graduate rates of $275 per credit hour for eligible first responders and law enforcement and EMS staff currently working or retired, which also applies to current employees or those no longer in employment who wish to claim retired status by providing proof from their last department that they are indeed retired.
Liberty University’s College of Nursing and Healthcare offers tuition discounts as well as scholarships to active-duty and retired military members and retirees who want to study nursing or health care at either bachelor, master or doctoral levels.
YETI is an industry-leading manufacturer of ultra-durable coolers, drinkware and outdoor living products that offers first responders a 20% discount off all products (excluding new releases and seasonal colors) except new releases and seasonal colors (which do not qualify for this offer). Ergobaby manufactures premium baby carriers, strollers, swaddlers and nursing pillows and is offering first responders an incredible 20% discount – valid both in store and online purchases!