Lt. General Yount Program

Lt. General Yount program. You've served us. Let us serve you.

As a member of America’s armed forces, you understand the intricacies and challenges of working across cultures in today’s interconnected global environment. Thunderbird School of Global Management was established by Lt. General Barton Kyle Yount in 1946 as an educational institution committed to preparing leaders who could bridge cultural gaps through ethical, culturally astute business practices. In his memory, and in recognition of your service, we offer US military applicants the following exclusive benefits:

One-on-one enrollment and admissions counseling

One-on-one enrollment and admissions counseling
All military applicants work directly with our designated Military Enrollment Liaison

Application fee waiver

VIP waiver
As a military applicant, we will waive our typical application fee.

Customized Support Services

Customized support services

  • Real-estate advising services from an agent specialized in assisting T-birds.

  • Connections to alumni or current students to get the inside scoop on the Thunderbird experience.

  • Appointment to speak directly with Thunderbird’s on-campus Military VA Assistance Specialist.

  • Coordinated personal meetings for you with any Thunderbird service department, including Financial Aid.

  • Invitations to special events on campus and around the Thunderbird community.

Military service scholarships/financing assistance

Military service scholarships/financing assistance
Thunderbird offers a scholarship opportunity in partnership with the Hinrich Foundation exclusively for military members. Additional scholarship and financing resources are available through the Pat Tillman Veterans Center.

The Pat Tillman Veteran's Center

Named in honor of a proud Army Ranger and Arizona State University alumnus, Pat Tillman Veterans Center provides you with inspired service throughout your academic journey. The center can help you with a variety of services specifically tailored for veterans:

VA educational

Health and counseling services

 Deployment and returning to school

Career services

Academic and
student support

Disability resources


Tutoring resources


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