Spring break will be extended one week for students at the colleges of DCCCD. Classes will not be held March 16-29 as faculty and staff prepare to transition to working, teaching and learning remotely. Please visit
dcccd.edu/coronavirus for additional information.
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at
College is within your reach — whether you want to further your education, convert your military experience into college credit, finish an uncompleted degree or retrain for a new civilian career.
We want to help you receive the full value of your educational benefits. And, most of all, we want to help you succeed in college.
We can help students apply for VA benefits. Find out more about
how to apply for and receive VA educational benefits.
Get information as well as dates and deadlines for
60% Dates and Return of Financial Aid Funds.
Facilitate veteran students acquisition of skills and resources related to reaching their higher education goals.
Chapter 30: Montgomery G.I. Bill
Chapter 31: Vocational Rehabilitation ProgramChapter 33: Post-911 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2009Chapter 35: Survivors and Dependent Educational Assistance ProgramChapter 1606: Selected Reserve Educational Assistance ProgramChapter 1607 (REAP)Hazlewood Act
Hazelwood and Chapter 31In order to streamline our processes and ensure compliance with the Department of Veteran Affairs. The MVC VA Office has implemented a block on ALL students certified for VA benefits. If you are attempting to register, add or drop a course. Please contact the VA Office at 214-860-8699 to request removal of the block for 24 hours. Complete your schedule changes and submit the Paid Registration Summary to the Veterans Affairs Office for certification by the VA Certifying Official.New education benefits for Activated ReservistsThere is a new education benefit available to certain reservists who were activated for at least 90 days after September 11, 2001. We call this benefit the "Reserve Educational Assistance Program" (REAP) or Chapter 1607.You can request for Ch 1607 (REAP) benefits by completing a VA 22-1995 or VA 22-1990 and annotate the request in the remarks section then submit to your School VA Office. For more information about this program please go to the
www.gibill.va.gov website.Processing time during peak periods may take up to 30- 45 days within our office.