Veterans of recent military service, and the dependents of certain other servicemen, may be entitled to educational assistance payments from the Veterans Administration. Reservists and members of the National Guard may also be eligible for monthly educational benefits.
Arkansas State University is an approved institution for veterans and veterans' beneficiaries training.
Our Veterans Representative offers the following assistance to veterans:
- Help students apply for Chapter 30, Chapter 33/ Post 9/11, Chapter 1606, Chapter 1607, and Chapter 35. Once students apply and get their Certificate of Eligibility, the hours will be submitted to the VA for payment processing.
- Assist with kickers, which are paid to National Guard/Reserves.
- Evaluate military credit for college credit.
Please contact Kathy Mathes, VA University Official in the Office of the Registrar, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 870-972-3402 if you have any questions or need assistance.
Beck PRIDE Center
The Beck PRIDE Center for America's Wounded Veterans is housed in the College of Nursing and Health Professions. For more information regarding the Beck Pride Center, please visit their website.
For additional information regarding educational assistance, please visit the VA website at www.gibill.va.gov