Veterans' Educational Benefits

UACCB's VA Certifying Official
Tracey Thomas
Assistant Registrar/VA Certifying Official
P.O. Box 3350
Batesville, AR 72503
Phone: 870-612-2135 OR 1-800-508-7878, ext. 1327
Fax: 870-612-2097
Email: tracey.thomas@uaccb.edu

OFFICE HOURS
Monday-Friday
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

“GI Bill is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA).  More information about education benefits offered by the VA is available at the official U.S. government website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.”

MISSION STATEMENT

To assist our nation's veterans and their dependents in accessing their VA educational benefits, while safeguarding the GI Bill® resources available for those educational programs. Provide consistent service, share knowledge, promote individual growth and to support opportunities to access higher education.

WELCOME

Welcome all veterans and dependents to the UACCB campus. We encourage students who are eligible for GI Bill® Educational Benefits to visit the VA Certifying Official prior to enrolling, so that valuable information may be provided in the proper filing of required forms. The VA Certifying Official is located in Independence Hall within the Registrar's Office.

GI BILL®

GI Bill® Website (http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill) is the official source for information on VA Educational Benefits. The website offers an abundance of information about education benefits, inquiries, regulations and policies, projects, news, forms, frequently asked questions, and useful links.

INFORMATION ABOUT GI BILL PROGRAMS:

Post 9/11 GI Bill®
http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/post911_gibill.asp


Post 9/11 GI Bill® (Chapter 33) Transferability Information http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/post911_transfer.asp

All Other GI Bill® Programs
http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/education_programs.asp

PLEASE DISCUSS YOUR GI BILL®OPTIONS WITH THE VA CERTIFYING OFFICIAL BEFORE APPLYING FOR ANY GI BILL®BENEFITS ONLINE.

IMPORTANT NUMBERS:

Direct Deposit/Change of Address: 1-877-838-2778
GI Bill® Education Information: 1-888-442-4551
Health Care: 1-877-222-8387
Life Insurance: 1-800-669-8477
Monthly Self Certification 1-877-823-2378
Telecommunication Device for the Deaf (TDD): 1-800-829-4833