Before You Apply for VA Benefits

Before You Apply for VA Benefits

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) requires each applicant utilizing their VA educational benefits to be formally accepted into an approved curriculum (Program of Study) before initial certification of attendance can be sent to the VA.

Normally, formal acceptance is achieved by completion of the following:

Transferring to NSU

Veteran students and students whose benefits have been transferred to them by their veteran spouse or parent (Chapter 33) who wish to transfer to NSU will have to complete VA Form 22-1995 and submit it through the VONAPP system.

Dependents and eligible spouses of veterans (Chapter 35) who wish to transfer to NSU should complete VA Form 22-5495 and submit it though the VONAPP system.