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Veteran Benefits Paperwork

Paperwork Required For Veteran Benefits:

Chapter 30:
Montgomery GI Bill

New Student:
(never received benefits)
Application (VA Form 22-1990), DD214 (Discharge Papers), Requirements of Attendance, Course schedule.
Transfer Student:
(received benefits at another institution)
Application (VA Form 22-1995 - Change of Program/Place of Training), Requirements of Attendance, Course schedule.
Continuing Student:
(previously certified at  PPCC)                       
Course schedule. If you are changing your major, complete and submit a VA Form 22-1995 (Change of Program and Place of Training). Also, complete and submit a PPCC "Course of Study Change" form.

Chapter 31:
Vocational Rehabilitation Program

This chapter is for veterans who are disabled and are receiving benefits through Vocational Rehabilitation, Department of Veterans Affairs. Your Chapter 31 counselor should be able to provide you with VA Form 28-1905, which should be brought to the PPCC VA certifying official for processing.

Chapter 33:
Post 9/11

  • Application VA Form 22-1990
  • DD214 (Discharge papers)
  • Certificate of Eligibility showing the percentage of benefits awarded

When you recieve your Certifcate of Eligibility from the VA showing your percentage of benefits awarded, please submit a copy to the PPCC Veterans Affairs office on the Centennial Campus, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., room C-222.

Chapter 33 Transfer of Benefits

The Department of Defense (DoD) may offer you the opportunity to transfer benefits to your spouse or dependent children.

Apply for DoD Approval

Our office needs a copy of your:

  • DoD approval
  • Application VA Form 22-1990e
  • Certificate of Eligibility

You can complete VA Form 22-1990e at the Centennial Campus or: www.gibill.va.gov

Please bring your documents to the PPCC Veterans Affairs office on the Centennial Campus, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., room C-222, for further processing. We have additional documents you need to sign before you can be certified.

Visit www.gibill.va.gov for up-to-date information on this and other education benefits.

Chapter 35:
Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance Program (DEA)

New Student:
(never received benefits)
Award letter from Veteran's Administration, VA Form 22-5490, Requirements of Attendance, course schedule.
Transfer Student:
(received benefits at another institution)
Application (VA Form 22-5495 - Change of Program/Place of Training - Survivors' and Dependents' Education Assistance), Requirements of Attendance, course schedule.
Continuing Student: (previously certified at PPCC) Course schedule with proof of payment. If you are changing your major, a VA Form 22-5495 (Change of Program/Place of Training - Survivors' and Dependents' Education Assistance) must be submitted.  Also, complete and submit a PPCC "Course of Study Change" form.

Chapter 1606:
Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve Educational Assistance Program

 New Student:
(never received benefits)
 Application (VA Form 22-1990), NOBE (Notice of Basic Eligibility), Requirements of Attendance, Course schedule. 
Transfer Student:
(received benefits at another institution)
 Application (VA Form 22-1995 – Change of Program/Place of Training), Requirements of Attendance, Course schedule.

Continuing Student: (previously certified at PPCC)

 Course schedule with proof of payment. If you are changing your major, a VA Form 22-1995 (Change of Program/Place of Training) must be submitted.  Also, complete and submit a PPCC "Course of Study Change" form.

Chapter 1607:
Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP) Reservists or National Guardsman called to active duty on or after September 11, 2001

New Student:
(never received benefits)
 Application (VA Form 22-1990), Copy of orders to active duty, DD214 (Discharge Papers), NOBE (Notice of Basic Eligibility), Requirements of Attendance, Course schedule.
Transfer Student: (received benefits at another institution)  Application (VA Form 22-1995 - Change of Program/Place of Training), Requirements of Attendance, Course schedule.
Continuing Student:
(previously certified at PPCC)
 Course schedule with proof of payment. If you are changing your major, a VA Form 22-1995 (Change of Program/Place of Training) must be submitted.  Also, complete and submit a PPCC "Course of Study Change" form.

Supplemental Students:
Students who are currently attending more than one college/university concurrently.

PPCC is Home School:

PPCC can only be the home school if student is attending another junior college or community college.  The higher institution will always be the parent school because they award the higher degree--universities for example. Appropriate VA Education Application, notification from student that they will be attending more than one institution, class schedule from secondary school; student must meet with academic advisor to ensure classes taken at secondary institution will transfer into PPCC.  PPCC will send parent letter to secondary school.

PPCC is Secondary School:

Appropriate VA Education Application (goes to home school), notification from student that PPCC will be secondary school, student meets with Academic Advisor at home school to ensure classes taken at PPCC will transfer back to home school. Home/(Parent) school will submit a parent letter to PPCC.