Several VA education benefit programs are available based on eligibility requirements, in addition to the Post 9/11 GI Bill (Chapter 33).  These include:

  • Chapter 30 Montgomery GI Bill – Active Duty
  • Chapter 31 – Disabled Veterans/Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Chapter 1606 Montgomery GI Bill – Reserve/Guard
  • Chapter 1607 REAP – Reserve/Guard called to active duty after 9/11/2001
  • Chapter 35 Survivors/Dependents Education Assistance (DEA)

 

A comprehensive comparison of education programs can be found on the VA website: www.gibill.va.gov

For information about Chapter 31 and how to apply: http://www.vba.va.gov/bln/vre/index.htm

VetSuccess is VA’s Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program and includes Chapter 31. For more information: www.VetSuccess.gov

Apply for benefits at Vets.gov.

If you have previously used your benefits at another school you will need to complete a Change of Program or Place of Training. Chapters 30, 1606, 1607 use VA Form 22-1995. Chapter 35 use VA Form 22-5495.

 

Certification:

In order for Cox College to certify your enrollment for a specified semester to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, St. Louis, MO, you must contact the Office of the Registrar, which serves as the Cox College official certification office:

 

Veterans Certification Request:

The completion of this form authorizes Cox College Veterans Certifying Official to provide required information and to certify your enrollment at Cox College for a specified semester to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA).

 

Elise Hege, College Services Specialist/Assistant Registrar
Cox College, Room 117
VeteransServices@coxcollege.edu
Voice 417-269-8374
Fax 417-269-3581