Student Veteran Checklist

  1. Apply for Admission
  2. Complete the Free Application for Student Aid Your FAFSA application determines your eligibility for low or no interest student loans as well as state and other federal grants. Report any veterans benefits you will be receiving
  3. Compile all transcripts from previous colleges, high school and any military training
  4. Complete GCC’s ACCUPLACER Placement Test (if applicable)
  5. Complete & turn in Immunization Form
  6. Complete & turn in Certificate of Residence
  7. Consult an Academic Advisor & register for classes
  8. Consult with the GCC veteran’s Office about eligibility and use of benefits
  9. Apply for educational benefits
  10. Register for Orientation (not mandatory)
  11. Utilize Additional Services & Resources
  12. Fill out a Veteran Benefit Authorization Form before each semester!

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA).  More information about education benefits offered by the VA is available at the official U.S. government website here.