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 a degree-seeking program at NC State University. If you have not yet applied for admission into NC State, find application information on the Admissions website. Further questions regarding admissions should be directed to an admissions counselor at (919) 515-2434.

First-time GI Bill® Users:

Transfer Students:

Where to send forms

After reading the “Step by Step Instructions” you have several options for providing forms to the Veterans Education Benefits office.

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

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.

In Person

Our office is located at 1000 Harris Hall in the Department of Registration and Records. The physical address for GPS is 2831 Thurman Drive, Raleigh, NC 27695.


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 website at