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Western Kentucky University

Veterans Affairs

Certification Request Forms


DO NOT complete the Certification Request Form until you contact the VA Office in Potter Hall, Rm. 319  or call 270-745-3732 if:  

  • you have never applied for VA benefits  (or) 
  • are transferring your benefits from another school


DO NOT submit until AFTER registration

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Instructions to submit your Certification Request Form through your TOPNET account:

1)  Log into your TOPNET account

2)  Click the "Financial Aid" tab

3)  Click on "Veteran Certification Request Form"

4)  Choose the correct semester/term

5)  Hit "Submit"

6)  The Certification Request Form should be displayed with your current information extracted from the university system

7) Complete any fields not already populated

8) Hit "Submit"

The form will be submitted to our office for processing.  All certifications will be processed in the order they are received.




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 Last Modified 3/13/15