Military and Veteran Students
Veterans Education Benefits
Seton Hall University is recognized for excellence in serving our men and women in uniform. We proudly participate in VA education programs, such as the Yellow Ribbon Program, which provides additional financial assistance to eligible Post-9/11 GI Bill® (Chapter 33) students. Our dedicated staff make it easy for you and others to use these benefits at Seton Hall.
- Chapter 30: Montgomery G.I. Bill® Active Duty (MGIB-AD) »
- Chapter 31: Veteran Readiness and Employment Program »
- Chapter 32: Post-Vietnam Era Veterans’ Educational Assistance Program (VEAP)»
- Chapter 33: Post-9/11 G.I. Bill® »
- Chapter 35: Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance (DEA) »
- Chapter 1606: Montgomery G.I. Bill® Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR) »
- Chapter 1607: Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)»
- Federal Military Tuition Assistance »
Getting Started with Veteran Benefits at SHU
1. Provide your Certificate of Eligibility to the Financial Aid Office by email at [email protected] or drop it off at Bayley Hall.
2. Please use the following WEAMS Institution Search tool to determine approved programs.
a. Fill out the form:
- Institution Name: Seton Hall University
- Program Type: Institution of Higher Learning
- Yellow Ribbon School: Academic Year
- Select ‘NJ’ at the bottom of the map
b. For all programs (excluding Law), select the first option. For Law programs,
select the second option.
c. Select the Program tab and view all eligible programs.
3.If your desired program is not listed on the above site, please email [email protected]
a. Once your request is submitted to [email protected], we will submit to New Jersey State Approving Agency for final approval.
b. *Please be advised that the program must be listed in the Catalog before it can be submitted and approved.
c. **Please note the approval of the program by the New Jersey State Approving Agency is required for eligibility of benefits payment prior to the start of any program
4. Financial Aid Office will certify your benefit based on the % of eligibility.
- VA Benefits are paid based upon your attendance. Dropping a course or unsatisfactory attendance in class (you stop going) could result in a debt to the VA for unpaid tuition, fees, and or BAH.
- Any balance not paid by the VA is the responsibility of the student.
- Only degree pursuing courses will be certified to the VA. If it is not required, the VA will not cover the course.
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