The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University is a Yellow Ribbon participant for 2014-2015. Veterans must have 100 percent post-9/11 GI Bill eligibility and not be on active duty in order to participate. If you are 100 percent eligible and are NOT on active duty, please send a copy of your certificate of eligibility to in addition to the copy you are required to submit to the CMU VA Certifying Official.

Under our participation level in the Yellow Ribbon program for the 2014-2015 school year, the Tepper School covers 50 percent of the "gap" between allowable costs and post 9/11 GI Bill benefits for eligible students, not to exceed $12,500 for up to 30 students through the Tepper School of Business Yellow Ribbon Matching Funds Scholarship.

Please note: The Tepper School's level of participation in the Yellow Ribbon matching funds may vary annually and has not yet been determined for 2015-2016. You may view the most up-to-date information on this website, which is updated as information becomes available.


Contact the Carnegie Mellon University VA Certifying Official or visit the HUB’s website.


Questions and Additional Information

If you have additional questions about Carnegie Mellon's Certification of VA benefits, including the Yellow Ribbon program, email Or, visit the HUB's website for more frequently asked questions.

Common questions are asked about:

  • Amount certified
  • When certified
  • When payment is expected on the student account
  • Housing allowance questions
  • Discrepancies:
    • Amount credited to student account is different than expected amount
    • Interest accrued on the student account for VA amounts owed while waiting for VA payments
    • VA payments applied for but not received, etc.