GI Bill®

‘‘GI Bill® 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"

As a veteran, you and your family may be eligible for educational benefits under the Montgomery GI Bill®, the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program, or the Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008. 

The Office of Veterans Services (OVS) can help you navigate your military education benefit, including applying for benefits, providing information, and serving as a liaison between you and the VA Regional Processing Office. Our dedicated administrators are here for you!

GI Bill® Application

Apply for your GI Bill® benefits using

For ease of completing the application, have the following information available:

  • Personal information, including Social Security number
  • Bank routing and account numbers
  • Physical Address: University of Pittsburgh, 4200 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15260
  • Dates of service, if applicable
  • If you have your DD214, you can upload it as part of your application

GI Bill® Chapters

Selected Reserve Montgomery GI Bill® - Chapter 1606

Montgomery GI Bill® Active Duty - Chapter 30

Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance - Chapter 35

Post 9/11 GI Bill® - Chapter 33 Dependents, Chapter 33

GI Bill® Processing

Each term, you must complete an enrollment certification request form in order for your GI Bill® education benefits to be processed. It is important to complete this form in a timely manner to ensure your benefits are not delayed. You must report to OVS all changes, including change in credits, course withdrawal, incomplete grades, and change of major and address.


New Student Enrollment Certification Form

Continuing Student Enrollment Certification Form

Study Abroad Disclosure Form

Other Resources

Summer Full-Time Rates: Credit and Monthly Housing Allowance Questions (for official credit requirements, contact the VA at 1-888-442-4551)

W.A.V.E. verification for Chapter 1606 students

eBenefits site for managing all veteran benefits

Chapter 36 Education and Career Counseling