Veteran Benefits

Veteran Benefits

NJCU is proud to participate in a range of programs designed to provide education benefits for veterans, including the G.I. Bill programs.

  • Chapter 30: Montgomery GI Bill 
  • Chapter 31: Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Chapter 33: Post 9/11 GI Bill, Transfer of Entitlement, Fry Scholarship
  • Chapter 35: Dependents and Survivors
  • Chapter 1606: Selected Reserve
  • Chapter 1607: Reserve Educational Assistance Program

NJ National Guard Tuition Waivers are provided by each individual unit. Students must bring a copy of a Commander’s Certification to the veterans office in order to utilize the benefit.

The Veterans Tuition Credit Program (VTCP) and the Vietnam Veterans Tuition Assistance Program (VVTAP) are administered by the state of NJ for residents who served during the Vietnam Era and resided in the state of NJ during that time. Please contact the office for further details.  

Tuition Assistance Forms are provided by the education officers in the student’s respective branch of service. Forms must be completed and submitted directly to the NJCU Bursar.

If you have questions about the veteran education benefits for which you qualify, please contact our Veteran Coordinator at the University Advisement Center, Vodra Hall, Room 101.