Military Friendly School

Designated as a Military Friendly® School since 2010 by G.I. Jobs Magazine, Temple University provides access to excellence and opportunities for success. TUJ has the same VA approval as Temple University main campus in Philadelphia and is committed to assisting students with making a smooth transition from military to college life.

Follow the instructions on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website to get started with your benefits. The following benefits are accepted at TUJ:

Other Benefits

TUJ offers a variety of benefits for GI Bill recipients throughout the transition into the university and as a student at the university.


  • Veterans coming to TUJ just after being stationed in Japan are not required to stay in TUJ housing
  • GI Bill recipients with 100% coverage are not required to pay the advance payment

Priority Registration

Continuing students using the GI Bill in the previous semester are qualified for priority registration which allows them to register for the following semester immediately when course registration opens regardless of class standing.