Veteran Education Benefits

Federal VA Benefits

Chapter 30-Montgomery GI Bill

Chapter 31-Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment

Chapter 33 Post 9/11 GI Bill

Chapter 35-Dependents Educational Assistance

Chapter 1607-Reserve Educational Assistance Program

Chapter 1606-Selected Reserve

Texas Veteran Benefits

Hazelwood Exemption

 

 

Chapter 30 - Montgomery GI Bill

This benefit provides educational assistance to individual who entered military service on or after July 1, 1985. Students receive a flat monthly rate paid directly to the student

More information on Ch. 30

Required Documents

Submitting Documents

All required documents can be emailed to gibill@lonestar.edu or faxed to 281.312.1477. You can also drop off or email all of your documents to the veteran advisor at your campus.

*Failure to provide all documents will result in a delay of your benefits.

Chapter 31 - Vocational Rehabilitation

This benefit is a training and rehabilitation for veterans with a service-connected disability .

Tuition and Fees paid directly to the school and books are covered at 100% .

More information on Ch. 31 

Required Documents

Submitting Documents

All required documents can be emailed to gibill@lonestar.edu or faxed to 281.312.1477. You can also drop off or email all of your documents to the veteran advisor at your campus.

*Failure to provide all documents will result in a delay of your benefits.

Chapter 33 - Post 9/11 GI Bill

This benefit provides educational assistance to individual who have served on active duty on or after September 11, 2001.

More information on Ch. 33

Required Documents

Submitting Documents

All required documents can be emailed to gibill@lonestar.edu or faxed to 281.312.1477. You can also drop off or email all of your documents to the veteran advisor at your campus.

*Failure to provide all documents will result in a delay of your benefits.

More information on Monthly Housing Allowance (MHA).

Transfer of Benefits to Dependents

Certain service members may be eligible to transfer of their Ch. 33 Post-9/11 benefits to family members. Please visit the GI Bill website for more information about Transfer of Benefits.

Chapter 35 - Survivors/Dependents Educational

This benefit is for dependents of a veteran who is 100% disabled or who has died from a service related injury or illness.

More information on Ch. 35

Required Documents

Submitting Documents

All required documents can be emailed to gibill@lonestar.edu or faxed to 281.312.1477. You can also drop off or email all of your documents to the veteran advisor at your campus.

*Failure to provide all documents will result in a delay of your benefits.

Chapter 1606 - Montgomery GI Bill for Selective Reserves

This benefit is for a person who have enlisted, reenlisted, or extended an enlistment in the Selected Reserve on or after July 1, 1985. Active reserve, no war zone deployment.

More information on Ch. 1606

Required Documents

Submitting Documents

All required documents can be emailed to gibill@lonestar.edu or faxed to 281.312.1477. You can also drop off or email all of your documents to the veteran advisor at your campus.

*Failure to provide all documents will result in a delay of your benefits.

In order to receive your monthly payment, you will need to verify your enrollment. You can do that either online at the GI Bill Website or by calling 1-877-823-2378.

Chapter 1607 - (REAP) for Selected Reserves/Individual Ready Reserves

This benefit provides educational assistance to members of the reserve components, Selected Reserve and Individual Ready Reserve, who are called or ordered to active service in response to a war or national emergency

More information on Ch. 1607

Required Documents

Submitting Documents

All required documents can be emailed to gibill@lonestar.edu or faxed to 281.312.1477. You can also drop off or email all of your documents to the veteran advisor at your campus.

*Failure to provide all documents will result in a delay of your benefits.

In order to receive your monthly payment, you will need to verify your enrollment. You can do that either online at the GI Bill Website or by calling 1-877-823-2378.

Hazlewood Exemption & Legacy

The Hazlewood Exemption (Hazlewood Act) provides an education benefit to honorably discharged or separated Texas veterans and to eligible dependent children and spouses of Texas veterans.

More Information about the Hazlewood Exemption

Required Documents

Submitting Documents

All required documents can be emailed to gibill@lonestar.edu or faxed to 281.312.1477. You can also drop off or email all of your documents to the veteran advisor at your campus.

*Failure to provide all documents will result in a delay of your benefits.