Winthrop University: Veterans Benefits

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Veterans Educational Benefits

 

3/16/2020 Winthrop University offices are closed due to COVID-19.  If you have an issue that requires immediate assistance, please email houstona@winthrop.edu and I will respond as soon as I am able. 

 

The Veteran Benefits Coordinator is available to assist students in using their veteran educational benefits at Winthrop University. The coordinator provides assistance in matters relating to applying for benefits, certification of enrollment, and transmitting necessary enrollment information to the VA regional office. The office serves as a liaison between students and the Department of Veteran Affairs in Muskogee, OK and/or Columbia, SC.

For VA Educational Benefits, eligibility is determined by the Department of Veterans Affairs, not by Winthrop University. For information on benefit eligibility, please visit http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/.

 

Veterans Benefits News and Announcements

Post 9-11 GI Bill Yellow Ribbon Program

The Veterans Benefits Certifcation forms are now available. Please fill out this form to request that your schedule be certified with the VA. 

    Summer 2020 Veterans Benefits Certification Form

    Fall 2020 Veterans Benefits Certification Form

Want to know the status of your payments or how many months of entitlement you have remaining?  Set up an eBenefits account today and track your Post 9/11 GI Bill online.

The 2018-2019 Yellow Ribbon Program Application (pdf - 26 kb) is available now. 2019-20 Yellow Ribbon Program Application coming soon!

Check out the VA's GI Bill Comparison Tool.  

Winthrop University is not affiliated with the Department of Defense or any Military Service.

Last Updated: 3/25/20