GI Bill History and Information
The G.I. Bill has often been called one of the most important and revolutionizing pieces of legislation ever passed by the United States, and it’s difficult to argue with that. Like most legislation, the realization and utilization of the laws within take many, years, often generations, to realize, and the G.I. Bill is no different. Morphing into many different forms, the G.I. Bill remains one of the hallmark benefits for those who have served and their dependent. Learn more about its rich history and those who have used it here.
If you have served in uniform or are a dependent of someone who has, you may be unaware of the history of Portland State and its veteran population. While you may be choosing to pursue your higher education goals at Portland State University because of our high academic standards, our esteemed faculty or our proud reputation for innovation, it may surprise you to learn how rich and long PSU has been a school veterans have attended and will continue to attend.