Veteran Affairs FAQs
Contact the Department of Veteran Affairs at 1-888-442-4551 or visit their website at www.gibill.va.gov
New applicants should expect to receive their first check 8–12 weeks from the time the enrollment certification is sent.
You will be paid retroactively from the first day of class. It is imperative that you notify the VA Certifying Official of any changes to your enrollment information (i.e. changes to schedule, including adding, dropping or withdrawals)
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Applications for residency are sent to the appropriate Admissions Office.
Eligible veterans who have a course deficiency may be eligible to receive reimbursement for payment to a tutor for individual tutoring. Visit the VA website at www.gibill.va.gov for more information and to obtain the Application and Enrollment Certification for Individualized Tutorial Assistance (VA Form 22-1990t).
Free Tutorial Assistance is offered for many courses through the Learning Center located on campus. Please visit their website at http://learningcenter.unc.edu and if you still have specific questions or need guidance finding the appropriate tutor, please contact their office by calling (919) 962-6389 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes, VA benefits must be reported and may be calculated in award packages. For further information, contact the UNC-CH Office of Scholarships and Student Aid at 919-962-8396.