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Applying for VA Benefits

Using VA education benefits for the first time?

 Follow the steps below to apply for VA education benefits for the first time.
  1. Visit   VA.GOV
  2. Under "How do I apply," Click on "Find your education benefits form" and answer the questions that are presented.
  3. Click "Apply now"
  4. Select: "Sign in to start your application" OR "Start your application without signing in"
  5. Complete the application
*The VA will mail a Certificate of Eligibility (CoE) to the address provided in the application after your application is processed and approved (approximately 30- 45 days).

Using VA education benefits at WVU?

Submit the following paperwork to use your benefits at WVU.
  1. Complete the  VA Intake/Agreement Form
  2. A copy of your Certificate of Eligibility (CoE)
  3. A copy of your DD-214 (if applicable


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