Veteran Services at Idaho State University

Welcome to ISU, steps for using VA Education Benefits:

Apply online for VA Education Benefits,

Applying on the VA's website is the preferred method; however you may click on the links below and fill out a paper application. Please return all paper applications directly to the VA or to the VA Certifying Official at ISU.

It takes 6-10 weeks for the VA to determine your eligibility. If you are eligible for benefits, you will receive a Certificate of Eligibility that you MUST submit to the VA Certifying Official to continue receiving VA Education Benefits.

Apply online for admission to ISU,

Academic Students, (208) 282-2475:
College of Technology, (208) 282-2622:

Send in Official Transcripts

If you have more than 14 college credits you must send all official college transcripts to the Office of Admisions. If you have less than 14 college credits you must send in all official college and high school/GED transcripts to the Office of Admissions.

Military transcripts are optional:

Apply for Federal Financial Aid,


Meet with an Advisor
Register for Classes
Submit a VA Registration Form
Apply for Tuition Assistance (if eligible)

GI BillŪ 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


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