THE STATE SCHOOL AID ACT OF 1979 (EXCERPT)
Act 94 of 1979
388.1875b Knowledge that applicant for admission is serving, or has served, as member of military, national guard, or military reserves; duties of public university during application process; "transcript" defined.
(1) Each public university receiving funds under section 236 shall ensure that the public university does all of the following in its admission application process if it knows that an applicant for admission is currently serving, or has ever served, as a member of the military, the national guard, or the military reserves:
(a) Inform the applicant that he or she may receive academic credit for college-level training and education he or she received while serving in the military.
(b) Inform the applicant that he or she may submit a transcript of his or her college-level military training and education to the public university.
(c) If the applicant submits a transcript described in subdivision (b), evaluate that transcript and notify the applicant of what transfer credits are available to the applicant from the public university for his or her college-level military training and education.
(2) As used in this section, "transcript" includes a joint services transcript prepared for the applicant under the American council on education registry of credit recommendations.
History: Add. 2015, Act 44, Eff. Sept. 7, 2015
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