Chapter 1606- Montgomery GI Bill® Selected Reserve

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Benefit Information

How to Apply / Use Benefits

  1. Apply: https://www.va.gov/education/how-to-apply/
  2. Provide benefit documentation to Laurel Ridge Veteran Services:
    • Certificate of Eligibility, or
    • Ebenefits screen shot showing full benefit information
  3. Submit Laurel Ridge Online VA certification request form
    • This form is required each semester
  4. Send military transcripts to Laurel Ridge
  5. Meet with Laurel Ridge Veteran Academic Advisor/SCO
  6. Enroll in courses required for VA approved degree or certificate
  7. Pay tuition and fees
  8. Attend and complete the course(s)
  9. Verify enrollment on the last day of every month to VA
    1. Call 1-877-823-2378 or
    2. https://www.gibill.va.gov/wave/index.do 

Stipend Information

  • Benefit pays a monthly stipend to student based on enrollment.
Enrollment Monthly rate
Full Time (12+ credits) $407.00
¾ time (9-11 credits) $305.00
½ time (6-8 credits) $203.00
Less than ½ (1-5) $101.75

*Rate is effective October 21, 2021.

Tuition/Fees/Books

  • Student is responsible for all tuition, fees and books.
  • Reductions in enrollment may cause a debt to student

Questions?

Please verify all benefit information through the military education website or VA education hotline.

Laurel Ridge Veterans Services