Resources for Veteran Students
VA Education Benefits
VA provides education benefits under the Montgomery GI Bill, the Veterans Educational Assistance Program, the Dependents Educational Assistance Program and the Montgomery GI Bill – Selected Reserve. Additional information can be obtained from a VA Regional Office or from the following:
Phone: (888) 442-4551
VONAPP (Veterans On Line Applications)
Apply for VA benefits online
New York State Division of Veterans’ Affairs Bureau of Veterans Education
Reviews and approves educational programs for veterans wanting to use their GI Bill benefits. Call to find out more information.
Albany: (518) 474-7606
NYC: (212) 564-8414
Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)
New York State agency that helps people pay for college.
Phone: (888) 697-4372
FinAid Military Student Aid
~ Information provided by the Department of Veteran Affairs' resource “What Every Veteran Needs to Know”