Before you can be certified to the Department of Veterans Affairs, you must:
submit the VA Application for educational benefits
submit the Confirmation Report at the end of the orientation listed below
submit the Certification Request Form to the VA Office at WKU after registration
You can obtain the application at https://www.vets.gov/education/.
Chapters 30 and1606 recipients need to submit the 22-1990 VA form. Chapter 35 recipients need to submit the 22-5490 form.
If you submit the form on the website for the Department of Veterans Affairs, you must wait to finish the process until you receive a letter of eligibility from VA. You may print the application, mail it to the VA Office at WKU, and we can submit the application for you. At that time we can set up a file for you. However, before you can be certified to VA, you must complete the following online orientation.
Orientation for Chapter 33
(Post 9/11 Recipients)
Orientation for Chapter 30 or 1606
(Montgomery GI Bill Recipients)
Orientation for Chapter 31
Orientation for Chapter 35
(Dependents of disabled/deceased veterans)
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Potter Hall, Room 317