Thank you for your service

Now, we're proud to serve you. Whether you are an active-duty service member, veteran, military spouse or dependent, there are a variety of options to finance your education. We're here to help you make the most of the military education benefits you qualify for and to guide you through the process.

Drop-in Support

We're here to help. Drop in on Zoom:

  • Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Friday, 10 a.m.-noon

Getting started

All applications can be completed online on the GI-Bill® website.

Students using their benefits for the first time must complete the application for Education Benefits (VA form 22-1990) and provide an original certified copy of their discharge papers (DD-214).

Dependents

Students who believe they are eligible for dependents’ educational benefits should complete an Application for Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance (VA form 22-5490).

Change of Program or Place of Training

Veterans who have used their benefits at another school must complete a Request for Change of Program or Place of Training (VA form 22-1995).

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 Website.

Eligibility questions

Department of Veteran Affairs

P.O. Box 4616
Buffalo, NY 14240-4616
1 (888) 442-4551

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Military Friendly Silver Designation logo

Germanna is proud to be designated as a Military Friendly Silver Level School.

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Military Friendly Spouse School Designation logo

Germanna is proud to be designated as a Military Friendly Spouse School.

Contact Us

Military & Veteran Services

Locations

Fredericksburg Campus
V. Earl Dickinson, Room 207

BJFC (Stafford)
Room 134

Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. -5 p.m.
  • Virtual Fridays: 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

Mailing Address

Department of Veteran Affairs

P.O. Box 4616
Buffalo, NY 14240-4616

1 (888) 442-4551

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