Eligible for Military or Veteran Benefits?

Select the links below to get started using your benefits. Note that Active Duty Army and Air Force must attend a Tuition Assistance Briefing at their respective Education Centers to activate their benefits.

Using your VA Education Benefits

Qualified veterans and dependents can use their GI Bill Education Benefits at PPCC.

Get started by applying to PPCC.

VA Educations Benefit Chapters and Required VA - Forms

Chapter 30 Montgomery | Chapter 33 Post 9/11 | Chapter 1606 | Chapter 1607

If you're are using your benefits for the first time, electronically submit a VA Form 22-1990 and print the confirmation page.

If you're transferring your benefits from another school, electronically submit a VA Form 22-1995 and print the confirmation page.

Chapter 33 Transfer of Education Benefits (TEB)

If you're are using your benefits for the first time, electronically submit a VA Form 22-1990E and print the confirmation page.

If you're transferring your benefits from another school, electronically submit a VA Form 22-1995 and print the confirmation page.

Chapter 33 David Fry | Chapter 35 Survivors' and Dependents' Education Assistance (DEA)

If you're are using your benefits for the first time, electronically submit a VA Form 22-5490 and print the confirmation page.

If you're transferring your benefits from another school, electronically submit a VA Form 22-5495 and print the confirmation page.

Chapter 31 Vocational Rehabilitation

For Vocational Rehabilitation Benefits log-in to eBenefits to apply for CH 31 Voc Rehab.

Required Supporting Documentation

After submitting the required electronic form to VA, you must turn in your printed confirmation page to the MVP office and complete a Certification Request. If you fail to do so, you're classes will not be submitted to VA for payment.

AVOID Paying out of Pocket

  • We cannot submit developmental classes in the online or hybrid format for Certification (ex. CCR 094.C11, or MAT 050.1N1, or any section that has a "H" in it--1H1, 9HW, etc.). No Certification=you pay the tuition.
  • Your monthly stipend is based on your certification status of full time. This means the above classes don't count toward full time for your stipend.
  • If you take all online or all hybrid classes it will reduce your monthly stipend.
  • We cannot Certify classes that do not apply to your degree. exception = Round off in final semester.
  • Submit a Certification Request each semester.

Active Duty Air Force: Request Tuition Assistance (TA) using the AIPortal.

  1. Attend a Tuition Assistance Briefing at your servicing Base Education Center for first time TA users.
  2. Register for classes through your student portal at PPCC.
  3. Log into your AIPortal with a printed copy of your PPCC class schedule and the tuition costs (no fee information needed).
  4. Select your classes through the catalog and then enter tuition information.
  5. Submit for approval no later than seven days out prior to start of class.
  6. Your TA request, once approved will digitally route to PPCC Financial Services.

Active Duty Army: Request Tuition Assistance (TA) using GoArmyEd.

  1. Attend "College 101" briefing at the Fort Carson Education Center for first time TA users (mandatory).
  2. Register for classes through your PPCC student portal and print out your class schedule for reference.
  3. Log into GoArmyEd and select "Request TA."
  4. Search for your classes by: Subject (i.e. ENG), Catalog Number (i.e. 121), and section number (i.e. ENG 121 151)
  5. TA will only cover the tuition portion of the class. Any course or student fees will show as "Soldier Funded".
  6. TA requests must be completed prior to the start of term. TA requests for classes numbered below 100 (i.e. MAT 055) will require an Army Education Counselor override.
  7. Verify you have an approved TA request showing tuition as "Army Funded" for each requested class. There may be a system delay in between requests.

    For assistance with requesting TA through GoArmyEd contact Military & Veterans Programs at Fort Carson at (719-502-4200, mvp@ppcc.edu or stop by Bldg. 1117, room 118 in the Fort Carson Education Center. Contact MVP or Army Education Counselors prior to withdrawing from a class to discuss options.

    Active Duty Navy

    Request Benefits

    Active Duty Marines

    Request Benefits

    Colorado National Guard

    Request Benefits

    If you have questions please meet with an advisor or contact us.

    Contact us by Phone

    719.502.4100 (GI BILL) 719.502.4200 (Army TA) 719.502.4300 (Air Force, Navy, or Marine TA)
    1.888.645.7764