The University of Cincinnati is a proud participant in the ArmyIgnitED program. If you are an active member of the United States Army (Active Duty, National Guard, Army Reserves), this benefit will provide up to 16 semester hours per year to assist a soldier in their pursuit of an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, credential, academic certificate, or Army Special Programs.

The Registrar's Office will automatically upload Fall Semester 2022 enrollments to ArmyIgnitED on August 1, 2022. If you make any changes to your schedule after this date, please email

Setting Up Your ArmyIgnitED Account

Step 1: Create Your ArmyIgnitED Account

Visit the ArmyIgnitED website to create your account. Contact your Army Education Office if you need assistance.

Step 2: Create an Education Path

Step 3: Apply to the University of Cincinnati

Step 4: Once Admitted, Confirm Your Admission

Once you are admitted, make sure you confirm your admission to become a matriculated student.

Information for Admitted Students can be found on the Undergraduate Admissions website.

Graduate students should review the After You Apply FAQs on the Graduate School website for more information.

Step 5: Register for Classes

Register for classes via Catalyst. Review the Registration How to Guide if you need assistance with registration processes at UC.

Step 6: Registrar's Office Uploads Your Classes to Army IgnitED

The Registrar's Office will automatically upload your enrollment to ArmyIgnitED. If you make any changes to your schedule after this date, please email

File Upload Schedule

Fall Semester 2022: August 1, 2022

Step 7: Request Tuition Assistance

Login to your ArmyIgnitED account and select the classes you want to have paid via Tuition Assistance. TA requests must be submitted before the Start Date of the class.

Create a Tuition Assistance Request instructions from ArmyIgnitED