Education Benefits Certification - Chapter 1606 & 1607 for New Students
For details, click on the link below:
First time UDC applicant:
- Complete DVA 22-1990 form online
- Print and complete UDC's Request for Certification for VA Benefits form
- Obtain copy of DD-2384 Notice of Basic Eligibility
- Submit a copy of DD-2384 and UDC's Request for Certification for VA Benefits form to the Veterans Certification Office
Non-Active Veterans must submit a copy of DD-214 (Discharge papers) along with the UDC Request for Certification for VA Benefits form to the Veterans Certification Office.
Active Veterans receiving Kickers, Top Up, or Tuition Assistance must fax or mail a copy of the signed authorization form to the VA Regional Processing Office in Buffalo and submit a copy along with the UDC Request for Certification for VA Benefits form to the Veterans Certification Office at UDC.
Questions? Email or call the UDC VA Certifying Official:
VA Education Benefits Certifying Official
University of the District of Columbia
4200 Connecticut Ave, NW
If you have questions pertaining to payment, availability of benefit or approvals, please call the regional VA Office at 1-888-442-4551 or go to the GI Bill website.