Managing Your Benefits

 

Apply for benefits-New Applicant

1. Login at https://www.vets.gov/education/apply/, or create a new account

2. Select “Apply for Benefits"

3. Select Appropriate Form

VA Form 22-1990 (Chapters 30,32,33,1606, and 1607)

VA Form 22-1990E (Chapter 33 Family Members T.O.E)

VA Form 22-5490 (Chapter 35 DEA)

4.  Select "Applying for a new benefit"

5. Complete and submit online application 


Submit Change of Program/Place of Training

1. Login at https://www.vets.gov/education/apply/

2. Select Education Benefits

3. Select Application Process

4. Select Appropriate Form

VA Form 22-1990 (Chapters 30,32,33,1606, and 1607)

VA Form 22-1990E (Chapter 33 Family Members T.O.E)

VA Form 22-5490 (Chapter 35 DEA)

5. Select "Updating Current Benefits"

6. Select Apply Now

7. Complete and submit online application 


Viewing Benefit Entitlement

Post 9/11 GI Bill -Chapter 33

1. Login at ebenefits.va.gov, or create an account
2. Select “Manage Your Benefits”
3. Select “Documents and Records”
4. Select “Military Personnel File”
5. Consent and login with your DoD or VONAPP account


Montgomery GI Bill-Chapters 30, 1606, 1607

1. Login at gibill.va.gov/wave, or create an account
2. Select “Benefit Status Information”


Chapter 31 and Chapter 35

Chapter 31 Vocational Rehabilitation and Chapter 35 DEA cannot obtain benefit entitlement information online. To obtain entitlement information, please call the Department of Veterans Affairs at 1-800-827-1000.