Students wishing to use their VA benefits must submit a copy of their Certificate of Eligibility (COE) to the Financial Aid Office in order to start your VA file. Other documentation will be required, such as your high school transcript.
In order to find out more information regarding Veteran Services, please contact the VA Certifying Official, Brinson Blanton, at 704-669-4096.
NOTICE: Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) applications are now closed.
How to obtain more information
Call 1-800-827-1000 to learn more information about the VOW to Hire Heroes act of 2011 or visit: http://www.benefits.va.gov/vow
VA Website - www.gibill.va.gov
Request copy of DD-214 Form - www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/
WAVE Update Information - http://www.gibill.va.gov/wave/index.do
Affordable Colleges Online: Higher Education Affordability for Veterans - http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/spotlight/veterans-education-resources/
Important Phone Numbers
VA Atlanta - 1-888-442-4551
VA (Student Inquiry) - 1-877-823-2378
VOC Rehab - 704-480-5412
Update VA Direct Deposit Information - 1-877-838-2778
** Direct deposit is available for MGIB - Active Duty (Chapter 30), Selected Reserve (Chapter 1606), and REAP (Chapter 1607) benefits.
** Direct deposit is not available for the Dependents & Survivors Educational Benefits-DEA (Chapter 35) and VEAP (Chapter 32).
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