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Chapter 33 Post-9/11 GI Bill®

  • The Post-9/11 GI Bill® provides financial support for education and housing to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after Sept. 10, 2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days.
  • You must have received an honorable discharge to be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill®.
  • This benefit provides up to 36 months of education benefits. Generally benefits are payable for 15 years following your release from active duty. The Post-9/11 GI Bill® also offers some service members the opportunity to transfer their GI Bill® to dependents.
  • Your full tuition and fees are paid directly to the school for all public school in-state students.
  • A monthly housing allowance (MHA) is available.
  • An annual books and supplies stipend is available.
  • A one-time rural benefit payment is available.
  • A direct link to the VA website concerning Chapter 33 can be found here: GI BillChapter 33
  • For a VA pamphlet, please click here.

How to Apply

  • Complete the VA Application at the VA website at VONAPP.

Visit VA Website

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 Web site at