The Veterans Services Office is staffed by veterans for veterans.

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Mission Statement
Our mission is to ensure student veterans, reservists, National Guard, active duty and family members receive university support in achieving academic success.

The mission is accomplished through the following goals:    
   1. Assisting students receiving their requested educational benefits.  
   2. Raising awareness of campus resources available to students.   
   3. Raising awareness of federal and state resources available to veterans.

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How to Apply for Federal Educational Benefits

Apply online for your VA benefit on the VAwebsite.
http://www.gibill.va.gov/apply-for-benefits/application/link
It is helpful to have your DD-214 on hand while you fill out the application.

  

How to Apply for State Educational Benefits

Visit the UWRF Veterans Office and fill out your eligibility paperwork.  In approximately 6-8 weeks, Wisconsin Departmentof Veterans Affairs will send you and the school an eligibility form. It is always best to check with your school to make sure that they received this document. 


What Next?

Once you register for classes, make sure you visit our office bringing:
 ___ Copy of your DD-214 (Member 4)
 ___ VONAPP application
 ___ Certificate of Eligibility (Federal or State) 
 ___ Complete your  Request for Certification of Veterans' Benefitslink
If you drop or add a class during the semester, you must notify our office. Failure to do so may result in a debt to you.


Did you get paid?  Check your benefits.

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Log inlink or Registerlink for eBenefits
Register for a Premium Account to make the most of your Benefits

Please Note:


You will have to fill out a Certification Requestlink EVERY semester.

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All students receiving either the Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty or Selected Reservelink must verify their enrollments monthly to receive payments on WAVElink or by calling 1-877-823-2378 and following the prompts.

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The Wisconsin GI Billlink does not cover all educational costs. Check with Veteran Services to determine which tuition/fees are not covered.