VA Benefits—New Students

New students who have previously never received VA benefits

To receive VA benefits at UNCG, you must:

  • Be admitted to UNCG through the Undergraduate or Graduate Admission Office, having submitting all official transcripts from all previous institutions, including military transcripts.  For more information regarding the admission process, visit the following links:
  • Register for courses.
  • Apply to the Department of Veterans Affairs for education benefits via the VONAPP, specifically:
    • VA form 22-1990 (military service members, veterans, and reservists).
    • VA form 22-1990e (Transfer of Entitlement dependents).
    • VA form 22-5490 (dependents of permanently and totally disabled or deceased veterans/Fry Scholarship recipients).
  • Once the VONAPP has been completed, the VA will send the student a Certificate of Eligibility.  Please send a copy of this certificate to the VA Certification Office.
  • Register with VA eBenefits. Click Register at top right corner.
  • Attend orientation (SOAR) and register for courses.
  • Complete and submit the online Veteran Services Enrollment form once registered.

Transfer Students/ used your benefits before at another institution:

To receive VA benefits at UNCG, you must:

  • Be admitted to UNCG through the Undergraduate or Graduate Admission Office, having submitting all official transcripts from all previous institutions, including military transcripts.  For more information regarding the admission process, visit the following links:
  • Undergraduate Admissions.
  • Graduate Admissions.
  • Register for courses.
  • Apply to the Department of Veterans Affairs for education benefits via the VONAPP, specifically:
    • VA form 22-1995 (military service members, veterans, reservists, and Transfer of Entitlement dependents).
    • VA form 22-5490 (dependents of permanently and totally disabled or deceased veterans/Fry Scholarship recipients).
  • Once the VONAPP has been completed, the VA will send the student a Certificate of Eligibility.  Please send a copy of this certificate to the VA Certification Office.
  • Register with VA eBenefits. Click Register at top right corner.
  • Attend orientation (SOAR) and register for courses.
  • Complete and submit the online Veteran Services Enrollment form once registered.

 

University Registrar’s Office
Attn: VA Certification
UNCG
PO Box 26170
Greensboro, NC  27402-6170

Fax: (336) 334-3649
E-mail: veterans@uncg.edu