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New Veteran Student Checklist

STEP 1:

To find out which Federal VA Educational Benefits program(s) you qualify for, visit vets.gov/education

STEP 2:

Once you have determined your VA Educational Benefit, apply for your benefits at vets.gov/education/apply

**The VA will mail you a Certificate of Eligibility to the address you put in the application. Wait time can be up to 6 weeks.

STEP 3:

Submit proper documentation to the MVCC Veterans Education Services Office.

Post 9/11 Active Duty - Certificate of Eligibility

Post 9/11 Veteran - Certificate of Eligibility, DD214 Member 4 or Service 2 Copy

Post 9/11 Transfer of Entitlement - Certificate of Eligibility

Vocational Rehabilitation - VA FORM 28-1905, DD214 Member 4 or Service 2 Copy

Dependents Educational Assistance - Certificate of Eligibility

Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty - Certificate of Eligibility, DD214 Member 4 or Service 2 Copy

Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve - Certificate of Eligibility, Notice of Basic Eligibility (DD 2384-1)

STEP 4:

Apply to the college at mvcc.edu/apply

STEP 5: 

Connect with the Veteran Education Services Office to continue the enrollment process.

VETERAN EDUCATION SERVICES

CONTACTS

Rosemarie Pastorella
Student Veteran Specialist

Thomas Zénon
Veteran Education Coordinator & School Certifying Official

Phone: (315) 792-5326

Fax: (315) 792-5696
Email: vets@mvcc.edu


OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Friday
08:30 - 16:30
Appointments Welcomed

Walk-Ins Welcomed Schedule Permitting