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Post-9/11 GI Bill & Other Educational Programs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) administers a variety of education benefit programs. Many Veterans and active duty personnel can qualify for more than one education benefits program, including:

  • The Post-9/11 GI Bill
  • Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty (MGIB-AD)
  • Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR)
  • Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)
  • Veterans Educational Assistance Program (VEAP)
  • Educational Assistance Test Program (Section 901)
  • Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance Program (DEA)
  • National Call to Service Program
  • Veterans Retraining Assistance Program
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Program and Counseling
  • Free education and counseling services are available to service members and Veterans

For information on these programs and more, visit the VA website at:


Additional Assistance:

If you would like to learn more about the benefits and services you may be eligible for as a Veteran, servicemember, or as a family member of a Veteran or servicemember, please call the New York State Division of Veterans’ Affairs Help Line at 1.888.838.7697 (VETSNYS), where you may also schedule an appointment with one of our Veterans Benefits Advisors.

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