Southern State is an attractive option for veterans and their families because of its affordability, program options, convenience and flexible scheduling.
If you are a veteran or a dependent of a veteran, you may qualify for educational benefits. Financial assistance for college may also be available if you have served in the military, Selected Reserve or National Guard.
Step 1 – Apply for GI Bill Benefits Online
For veterans or dependents using education benefits for the first time, apply online at:
Step 2 – Contact our Veterans Affairs Representative
Contact Southern State’s Veterans Affairs Representative at 800.628.7722 x2615 to complete an Advance Pay Request (if applicable) and the following form:
The Veterans Affairs Representative will also be able to help veterans and dependents who have previously used their benefits and are either transferring to Southern State or changing their program.