Educational Benefits

Post 9/11GI Bill

The Post-9/11 GI Bill®  provides educational benefits for those veterans who have served an aggregate period of 90 days on active duty after September 10, 2001. Students who may be eligible for these benefits must forward their Certificate of Eligibility (COE) to the Office of Financial Aid upon receipt. The VA Certifying Officer will submit the enrollment certification for each veteran/dependent after the end of the add/drop period each semester.
Additional information about the Post-9/11 GI Bill® may be found at Department of Veteran Affairs Post 9/11 GI Bill website.

Yellow Ribbon Program

The Yellow Ribbon Program is a supplement to the Post-9/11 GI Bill® for those who are entitled to the 100% benefit rate. The base benefits of the Post-9/11 GI Bill® are supplemented with a match between Wagner College and the Department of Veterans Affairs. Tuition costs that exceed the dollar amount covered by the Post-9/11 may be considered for Yellow Ribbon funds. Additional information may be found on the Department of Veteran Affairs Yellow Ribbon Program website.

Montgomery GI Bill (Chapter 30)

Students who qualify for the Montgomery GI Bill® must submit their Certificate of Eligibility to the VA Certifying Officer in the Office of Financial Aid. Certification of Enrollment will be completed after the end of the add/drop period each semester.

Other Educational Benefits

Additional types of veterans educational benefits are available. Eligibility criteria and application procedures may be found on the Department of Veterans Affairs GI Bill website.

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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