Prospective and New Students
Step 2: Forms
Students Who Have Not Submitted Application for their Educational Benefits through VA:
The VA explains that it may take between 30-45 days to process initial applications. We can not certify your courses until this form has been processed and we receive your Certificate of Eligibility.
The best way to apply for your education benefits is online at the VA website. You can also apply for education benefits by doing any of the following options:
- Visit your nearest VA Regional Office to apply in person.
- Call 1-888-GI BILL-1 (888-442-4551) to have the application mailed to you.
Students Who Have Received Notice of Educational Benefits Approval from VA:
Students who have already been approved for Educational Benefits merely need to notify the VA that they are changing where they are receiving their education:
Questions about veterans benefits?
Contact Northwest University’s VA Certifying Official
(425) 889-5346 (8:00am–5:00pm Monday–Friday)