How to use the GI Bill while attending Stanford University
- Apply for your VA educational benefits online by clicking here. (Chapter 31 students, skip to step 2).
- Please complete and submit this Enrollment Application to utilize GI Bill benefits for the 2020-2021 academic year.
Once this application is complete, the applicant will be directed to Google Form. There you will be able to securely submit required documentation to the VA Certifying Officer.
Submit the appropriate documentation, click here to see required documentation.
If you accidentally closed your browser while attempting to upload your required documentation, please click here to be directed to the Google Form.
Once the application is submitted, complete any additional action items to prevent a delay in payment. Click here to see additional steps.
To request adjustments for terms of certification, contact the VA Certifying Officer as soon as possible. Failure to do so may result in a delay of payment or the student being indebted to the VA.
|DOCUMENTATION NEEDED TO COMPLETE THE ENROLLMENT APPLICATION
|Chapter 30||Certificate of Eligibility|
|Chapter 31||DD Form 214 (Member-4)|
|Chapter 33||Certificate of Eligibility
DD Form 214 (Member-4) – Veterans Only
|Chapter 35||Certificate of Eligibility|
|Chapter 1606||Notice of Basic Eligibility|
|Medical Residents, Medical Fellows and Research Assistants||Departmental letter verifying enrollment. Letter must be on official letterhead and include the following information:
|Tuition-Specific Scholarship Recipients||
Award letters from the organization providing the scholarships. Letters must include the following information:
|ADDITIONAL STEPS FOLLOWING THE ENROLLMENT APPLICATION|
|Chapter 30||Create W.A.V.E Account (Once certified, students must verify enrollment every month to receive a living stipend)|
|Chapter 31||Contact Third Party Contracting to create an account that will allow the Vocational Rehabilitation office to submit payments onto your account|
|Chapter 1606||Create W.A.V.E Account (Once certified, students must verify enrollment every month to receive a living stipend)|
|Medical Residents, Medical Fellows and Research Assistants||N/A|
|Tuition-Specific Scholarship Recipients||N/A|