Education at OHSU

Veterans Affairs Education Benefits

If you are a veteran of the United States military, or a spouse or dependent of a veteran, you may be eligible for education funding to attend OHSU.

For more information, contact OHSU’s VA School Certifying Official at veterancert@ohsu.edu or (503) 494-5877  (Dental Students: Contact Student Affairs in the School of Dentistry)

Complete the OHSU Veteran Benefit Certification Form each term after you register

  1. Visit benefits.va.gov/gibill
  2. Request a VA Certificate of Eligibility (COE)
  3. Submit your COE to OHSU’s VA School Certifying Official at veterancert@ohsu.edu or (503) 494-5877 to inform us that you plan to use your benefits (Dental Students: Contact Student Affairs in the School of Dentistry)
  4. Register for classes
  5. Complete the OHSU Veteran Benefit Certification Form 
  1. Submit a Request for Change of Program or Place of Training
  2. Contact OHSU’s VA School Certifying Official at veterancert@ohsu.edu or (503) 494-5877 to inform us that you plan to use your benefits 
    Dental Students: Contact Student Affairs in the School of Dentistry
  3. Register for classes
  4. Complete the OHSU Veteran Benefit Certification Form 

News and Updates

Beginning with Winter term 2022, if you are using your Post-9/11 GI Bill benefit at an Institution of higher Learning (IHL) facility, you are required to verify your enrollment at the end of each month to receive your Monthly Housing Allowance (MHA) and/or kicker payments. For more information, visit the VA enrollment verification webpage.