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Veterans, Military and Dependents Education Benefits

VA education benefits are authorized to veterans and qualified dependents under specific chapters of Title 38, U.S. Code. Benefits can be received from only one VA educational chapter at a time, even if there is eligibility under multiple chapters.

 

The following information will be required to process your VA educational benefits through the NSU Veterans Affairs Office:

 

All forms should be submitted to:

 

Registrar's Office

VA Student Advisor and Certifying Official

 
Dacotah Hall 103
1200 S. Jay St.
Aberdeen, S.D. 57401
 
Phone: 605-626-2545
Fax: 605-626-2587

 


Order Military Documents

DD 214

 

JST - Joint Service Transcripts

  

CCAF military transcript

 

Coast Guard military transcript

 

Veterans' Checklist

 

 

 

APPLICANTS UNDER CHAPTER 1606

- Army/Air National Guard/Reserve

• New applicants need to complete VA Form 22-1990

• If a transfer student, must complete VA Form 22-1995

• Submit copy of DD-214

• Submit copy of NOBE (Notice of Basic Eligibility)

• Provide copy of Kicker Contract if eligible

• Complete the NSU Veteran Information Sheet

 

 

APPLICANTS UNDER CHAPTER 1607 (REAP)

- Army/Air National Guard/Reserve who were activated at least 90 days after Sept. 11, 2001

• New applicants need to complete VA Form 22-1990 

• If a transfer student, must complete VA Form 22-1995

• Submit copy of DD-214

• Submit copy of NOBE (Notice of Basic Eligibility)

• Provide copy of Kicker Contract if eligible  

 

 

APPLICANTS UNDER CHAPTER 30

- Active Duty

• New applicants need to complete VA Form 22-1990

• If a transfer student, must complete VA Form 22-1995

• Submit a copy of DD-214

• Provide copy of Kicker Contract if eligible

• Submit copy of Certificate of Eligibility  

 

 

APPLICANTS UNDER CHAPTER 31

- Vocational Rehabilitation

• Contact the Regional Office in Sioux Falls

• Provide NSU with 28-1905

• Complete the NSU Veteran Information Sheet

 

 

APPLICANTS UNDER CHAPTER 33 – POST-9/11 GI BILL

- Individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service on or after Sept. 11, 2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days

• New applicants need to complete VA Form 22-1990

• If a transfer student, must complete VA Form 22-1995

• Submit copy of DD-214

• Submit copy of NOBE (Notice of Basic Eligibility) if needed

• Provide copy of Kicker Contract if eligible 

Submit copy of Certificate of Eligibility

• Complete the NSU Veteran Information Sheet

 

 

APPLICANTS UNDER CHAPTER 35

-Survivors/dependents of U.S. military veteran

• New applicants need to complete VA Form 22-5490

• If a transfer student, must complete VA Form 22-5495

Submit copy of Certificate of Eligibility

 

 

 

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