Virginia National Guard

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Benefit Information

How to Apply / Use Benefits

  1. Apply: VANG application by semester deadline
Semester   Application Open Submission Deadline
Spring 1 Jan-15 May September 15th November 1st
Summer 16 May- 15 Aug February 15th April 1st
Fall 16 Aug – 15 December May 15th July 1st
  1. Provide application/approval to Laurel Ridge Veteran Services:
  2. Submit Laurel Ridge Online VA certification request form
    • This form is required each semester
  3. Send military transcripts to Laurel Ridge
  4. Meet with Laurel Ridge Veteran Academic Advisor/SCO
  5. Enroll in courses required for VA approved degree or certificate
  6. Pay any balance tuition and all fees
  7. Attend and complete the course(s)
  8. Maintain 2.0 GPA
  9. Student must notify VANG of any class withdrawals and fails Terri Stallings [email protected]
  10. Submit grades within 30 days of semester end


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


Laurel Ridge Veterans Services