SCO at your campus (School Certifying Official)
Benefit Rate Tables: www.gibill.va.gov
Determine my BAH Levels: https://www.defensetravel.dod.mil/site/bah.cfm
Hotline: 1-888-GIBILL 1 (1-888-442-4551).
On the Web: https://gibill.custhelp.com/
Please visit www.gibill.va.gov and click on “Apply for Benefits”. You will complete VA Form 22-1990, Application for Education Benefits. After VA processes your Application, they will mail your Letter of Eligibility directly to you.
Please visit www.vabenefits.vba.va.gov and complete VA Form 22-1995, Request for Change of Program or Place of Training.
Post 9/11 GI Bill® (Ch. 33) MUST have Letter of Eligibility before meeting with the Financial Aid Officer. All other required documents MUST be submitted to the school and approved before Orientation.
This depends on: Chapter of Benefits, Remaining Eligibility, Benefit Level, Delimiting Date, etc. This information is listed on your Letter of Eligibility that VA sends to you once you complete your Application for Benefits. The Financial Aid Officer at your campus will guide you thru the process of determining tuition amount covered by VA Benefits (Ch.33 only) and Applying for Title IV Aid. You will be provided with an Award Letter for review.
* Chapters 30, 1606, 1607 must call 1-888-GIBILL 1 (1-888-442-4551) or log onto www.gibill.va.gov to verify attendance each month in order to receive payments from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
* Chapter 35, must call 1-888-GIBILL 1 (1-888-442-4551) to certify their attendance. DO NOT USE the automated system.
* All VA students must report any changes in attendance or demographics to the Financial Aid Office.