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Step-by-Step Instructions

Apply for VA Education Benefits

To apply for your benefits, click on the menu item below that best describes you.

NOTE: To be eligible for VA Education Benefits, you first must be accepted into an approved program for GI Bill® funding at NC State University. For a list of all approved degree and non-degree programs, click here.

If you have not yet applied for admission into NC State, find your admissions pathway application and additional information here. Further questions regarding admissions should be directed to an admissions counselor at 919.515.2434.

First-Time GI Bill® Users

Students who are using their benefits for the first time.

Transfer – Previous Benefit Users

Students who’ve previously used their benefits at a different institution.

Where to send forms

By E-Mail

Please be aware that email is not a secure method for submitting private information such as social security numbers and/or other personal data. Please email forms to

By Fax

1.919.515.2376 ATTN: NC State Veterans Education Benefits

By Mail

NC State University
Office of Registration and Records / Veterans Education Benefits
Campus Box 7313
Raleigh, NC 27695

In Person

Our office is located within Witherspoon Student Center, room 100. The physical address for GPS is 2810 Cates Ave, Raleigh, NC 27695.