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Contact the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Muskogee, OK Regional Office:
Education 1-888-442-4551
Monthly Verification of Attendance 1-877-823-2378
Direct Deposit 1-877-838-2778
Other VA Benefits 1-800-827-1000

Start My Benefits

To get started using your educational benefits,
follow the steps below:

STEP 1

Apply to the UIW academic program of your choice:

STEP 2

Determine your eligibility and benefit type with The Department of Veterans Affairs

STEP 3

Ensure all required documents for your benefit type are submitted to the UIW Center for Veterans Affairs; walk-ins or sent via e-mail (veterans@uiwtx.edu) are welcome. 

Click on the benefit type to learn what documents are required for our office.

Chapter 33 Post 9/11

  • Certificate of Eligibility
  • VA Form 22-1995
  • DD-214, member 4/2
  • Military Transcript
  • Send all Academic Transcripts to Admissions

Chapter 33 Post 9/11 (TEB)

  • Certificate of Eligibility
  • VA Form 22-5495
  • Send all Academic Transcripts to Admissions

Chapter 31 Vocational Rehab

  • Submit VA Form 22-1905
  • VA Form 22-1995 (change program)
  • DD-214, member 4/2
  • Military Transcript
  • Send all Academic Transcripts to Admissions

Chapter 35 Dependent

  • Certificate of Eligibility
  • VA Form 22-5495
  • Veterans DD-214, member 4/2
  • Send all Academic Transcripts to Admissions

Chapter 30 MGIB

  • Certificate of Eligibility
  • VA Form 22-1995
  • DD-214, member 4/2
    If active duty, submit copy Orders
  • Military Transcript
  • Send all Academic Transcripts to Admissions

Chapter 1606 Reserves/1607 REAP

  • Certificate of Eligibility
  • VA Form 22-1995
  • DD-214, member 4/2
  • DD Form 2384-1 (NOBE)
  • Military Transcript
  • Send all Academic Transcripts to Admissions

Guest Student

  • Certificate of Eligibility
  • Provide and Approval/Parent Letter from your primary institutions VA School Certifying Official with approved classes, semester, and chapter of benefits

STEP 4

Once registered for classes (classes showing in Bannerweb), submit a Veteran Certification Form.
Login to MyWord > Click Student Information on the Launchpad > Click Veteran Certification Form.
See Directions. This step must be repeated each semester/term you request certification for.

UIW Veterans Center Post 9 11 GI Bill San Antonio

Yellow Ribbon Program

We are pleased to announce UIW’s 2017-18 Yellow Ribbon Program is now open!

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VA Coordinator

The UIW Center for Veterans Affairs employs a dedicated staff to assist you with VA benefits. Call today at 210-832-5651 or e-mail veterans@uiwtx.edu

Location

Office Hours

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., CST, Monday - Friday, Dec. 18 - Jan. 8

Offices closed Dec. 21 - Jan. 1

Students may send documentation or questions to veterans@uiwtx.edu

Tribute Stole for Grads

UIW Veterans are honored during graduation with a Tribute stole. It is worn during the graduation ceremony and is provided free of charge. Contact us to receive your stole for commencement.

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