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Veterans Education Benefits

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FlagEagleBaldThe Veterans Education Benefits Office was established to help veterans and their eligible dependents apply for and receive Veterans Administration educational benefits, VA work study, veterans counseling, and other supportive services.

You are encouraged to contact the Veterans Certifying Official located next to the Financial Aid Office in the Student Center for assistance.

Hours & Information

Veterans Education Benefits Office (VEBO)
LaVerne Murphy Student Center, UCC Campus
Hours: 8am-5pm, Monday-Thursday | Closed on Friday during Summer term
Phone: 541-440-4621

IMPORTANT! Please check your Student Email and Student Self Service as we have began processing aid for 2016-2017. Check to see if you still have requirements that need to be turned in.

Contact

Ann Abel - Contact
Veterans Certifying Official
Phone: 541-440-4621

If you have forms to drop off, there is a drop box in front of the Veterans Education Benefits Office window.

Apply For Veterans Education Benefits

Veterans:

New application VA Form 22-1990                  

Change of school/major VA Form 22-1995

Dependents:

New application VA Form22-5490.                 

Change of school/major 22-5495

Apply at:

Veterans Only:

EBenefits.va.gov

Veterans & Dependents:

VonApp: vabenefits.vba.va.gov/vonapp/default.asp

Paper applications available at UCC Veterans Education Benefits Office

Request Official Transcripts From the Military and Other Colleges and/or Universities

Air Force: www.metc.mil/registrar/transcripts.php, then go to Request by Fax.

All other branches: https://jst.doded.mil/smart/registration.do. Set up account, when next page comes upclick on Transcripts at top of page, thenclick on Official Transcripts on left side ofpage, follow prompts.

All transcripts should be sent to:                                        

Umpqua Community College - Admissions Office
PO Box 967 | Roseburg, OR  97470

Apply For Admission To UCC

Online: www.umpqua.edu/getting-started

In person: UCC Welcome Center

Complete Online Orientation and quiz.

Take Placement Tests at Campus Center Advising Office   (phone: 541-440-4610)

Meet with an Advisor to schedule classes - Let them know you are receiving Veterans Education Benefits.

How Do I Get Paid?

Submit term schedule and bill to UCC Veterans Education Benefits Office (VEBO)

Submit revised term schedule and bill as appropriate.

Important

Veterans submit Member 4 copy of DD-214

Payment arrangements may need to be made

Advance pay requests available at VEBO

Check your Student Email often

Optional & Additional Resources

File for Financial Aid at www.fafsa.ed.gov

Apply for scholarships at www.umpqua. edu/scholarships

Check out other resources and assistance at www.saltmoney.org

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