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Military and Veteran Students

Getting Started With Benefits

What am I eligible for?

Contact the Department of Veteran Affairs toll free at 1-888-442-4551 or visit them on the web at www.gibill.va.gov to confirm eligibility.

Apply online for military benefits

Veterans and dependents must begin the process by submitting the appropriate application to the VA. After completion of the online application, print a copy and submit it to NDNU’s certifying official.

Form Number Form Name Who needs it?
22-1990 Application for VA Education Benefits Chapter 30, 1607, or 1606
Chapter 33-Post 9/11 GI Bill
Never collected benefits
22-1990E Application for Family Member to use Transferred Benefits Chapter 30, 1607, or 1606
Chapter 33-Post 9/11 GI Bill
Never collected benefits
22-5490 Application for Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance Chapter 35
Never collected benefits
22-1995 Request For Change of Program or Place of Training Chapter 30, 33, 1607, or 1606
Collected benefits before
22-5495 Dependents Request for Change of Program or Place of Training Chapter 35
Collected benefits before
Educational Objective changes

Collecting Benefits

Register with an NDNU Certifying Official

New veterans must meet with the NDNU certifying official once registered for classes to confirm all necessary paperwork is received and filed.

NDNU Certifying Official
Mary Vice
Registrar’s Office
Phone: 650-508-3517
Fax: 650-508-3520
Email: mvice@ndnu.edu

It is important to update the NDNU certifying official with any changes to program, course load or other questions that may affect military benefit status.

Disbursement of Funds

Amount and payment of funds is based on eligibility of military benefits.

For payment rates, visit the GI Bill website.