As a Veteran, or eligible dependent, you may be able to receive entitlement funding based upon a service obligation.
A Mansfield University School Certifying Official will act as the liaison between you and the Department of Veterans Affairs, and will certify your attendance for benefits to which you may be entitled. The following is an overview of the options a Veteran or eligible dependent may be able to receive to assist them in funding their education.
Our VA School Certifying Officials are Ms. Denise Davey located in 231 South Hall and Ms. Stacie Rosewood-Boyskey located in 230 South Hall . You may also contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 570-662-4826.
To receive Veterans Education Benefits while attending Mansfield University, you must establish eligibility under one of the following programs:
- Chapter 30 - Montgomery GI Bill® - Active Duty (MGIB-AD)
- Chapter 31 - Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment Service
- Chapter 33 - Post-9/11 GI Bill®
- Chapter 35 - Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program (DEA)
- Chapter 1606 - Montgomery GI Bill® - Selected Reserve
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (DoVA). More information about education benefits offered by the DoVA is available at the official U.S. government website at www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
Please use the following link to request certification of the 2020 Police Academy, summer 2020, fall 2020 and spring 2021 courses.
2020-21 MU Request for Certification Form (Fall 2020, Spring 2021, 2020 Police Academy & Summer 2020)
Other Aid Available for Veterans
How to Apply
If you are called to active duty, we want the withdrawal process to be easy and quick. Please contact Ms.Novitske in the Reigistrar's office located in 224 South Hall at 570-662-4874 or email@example.com. Please provide a copy of your deployment papers. If you are called to serve in the middle of a semester, an "M" grade will be listed on your trasncript until you are able to complete the course.
Re-Admittance after Deployment
If you choose to return to the University after deployment, there is no need to re-apply. Please contact a School Certifying Official, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 570-662-4826 and let us know when you plan to return. The process for utilizing your educational benefits remains the same.
Veteran Scholarship and Grant Opportunities
Air Force Aid Society
AFCEA Educational Foundation
AMVETS National Scholarships
Veterans United Foundation
Pat Tillman Foundation
VFW Sports Clips Scholarships
Student Veterans of America
Army Scholarship Foundation Scholarships
Army Women's Foundation Legacy Scholarships
Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship