How Do I Get Started?

  • Visit with the Medal of Honor recipient Leo K. ThorsnessContact the Veteran and Military Student Success Center and speak to one of the center staff or student veterans’ and they will talk with you concerning your education and career goals. Then, please print and complete the Student Intake Form and send it to or bring it to the Veteran and Military Student Success Center.
  • Complete the VA Educational Assistance Application by going online to the VA website at  Click on the “Educational Assistance” link and complete the application as it applies to each individual.  Submit the form electronically.  The VA Office will notify you of eligibility. 
  • At any time during this process, you need assistance; the VMSSC is open and here for your support.  Please call, email, or stop in to speak with one of our staff members or veteran students.