Basic Eligibility for GI Bill® BenefitsOpens In A New Window
This information can be used as a guide.
However, an application must be submitted to VA on VA Form 22-1990 for a
formal eligibility determination. If you have drawn VA education
assistance before, the application form will be VA Form 22-1995.
Applications and additional information are available on the GI Bill®
website: benefits.va.gov/gbillOpens In A New Window
Interested in receiving your GI Bill® benefits
apprenticeship or on-the-job training program at one of Pennsylvania's
many approved establishments? How about receiving your benefits while
you attend post-secondary schooling? Take a
look through our brochures below and find what is right for you.
If you are an employer and would like to have your company approved, read the Employers Guide to Recordkeeping (PDF). If you have any questions about any of the information please contact us.
Course Scheduling Benefit for PA Veterans
Eligible veterans are entitled to priority course
scheduling at Pennsylvania community colleges, state system universities and state related universities.
For more information, contact the Office of Veterans
Affairs/Services at the college or university you plan to attend.
The Higher Education Course Scheduling Preference for
Veterans Act (Act 46 of 2014) requires public institutions of higher education
in Pennsylvania to provide veteran students, as defined in the Act, with
preference in course scheduling.