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New York/New Jersey VA Health Care Network


Veterans Resource Directory


VA Education Benefits
VA provides education benefits under the Montgomery GI Bill, the Veterans Educational Assistance Program, the Dependents Educational Assistance Program and the Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve. Additional information can be obtained from a VA Regional Office, online or through the toll-free number.
Telephone: (888) 442-4551

VONAPP (Veterans Online Applications)
Apply for VA benefits online, including education benefits

New York State Division of Veterans' Affairs Bureau of Veterans Education **
Reviews and approves educational programs for veterans wanting to use their GI Bill benefits. Call to find out which schools are approved and how to get program approval to use GI Bill benefits.
Albany: (518) 474-7607
NYC: (212) 564-8414

New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs *
Provides information on programs approved for use with GI benefits and also other tuition credits available to veterans.
Telephone: (609) 530-6849

Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) *
New York State agency that helps people pay for college, information on available veterans tuition awards, awards for children of Veterans.
Telephone: (888) 697-4372

FinAid Military Student Aid *
Includes information about student financial aid resources for veterans and their dependents.

* Link will take you outside of the Department of Veterans Affairs Web site. VA does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of the linked web sites. The link will open in a new window.

** Link will take you to another government agency outside of the Department of Veterans Affairs Web site (VA). The link will open in a new window.