Our programs at CALC, Institute of Technology are approved by the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs – State Approving Agency.  Please Contact Us for more information.

Military Friendly® School

Military Friendly School '21-22 names CALC, Institute of Technology one of its 2021 Military Friendly® Schools – Gold Level. We’re a 2021-2022 Military Friendly® School and proud to support our student veterans.

The programs offered at CALC are approved by the the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs – State Approving Agency. Below are some links to programs that you, as a veteran, may be eligible for while enrolled at CALC.

The Post-9/11 GI Bill®

The Post-9/11 GI Bill® provides financial support for education and housing to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. You must have received an honorable discharge to be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill®.

The Montgomery GI Bill®

The Montgomery GI Bill® (MGIB) is available for those who enlist in the U.S. Armed Forces. MGIB encompasses both the Montgomery GI Bill®-Active Duty (Chapter 30) and The Montgomery GI Bill®-Selected Reserve (Chapter 1606). Under Chapter 30, Active Duty members enroll and pay $100 per month for 12 months; and are then entitled to receive a monthly education benefit once they have completed a minimum service obligation. Under Chapter 1606, a reservist must be actively drilling and have a 6-year obligation in the Selected Reserve to be eligible.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government web site at