Veterans Affairs


Veterans Affairs

The Department of Veterans Affairs offers educational assistance to eligible veterans, dependents and spouses enrolled in an eligible program of study at WCC. There are several benefit types in which students may be eligible to apply for.

Chapter 30 – Montgomery GI Bill Educational Assistance Program (MGIB)

Chapter 32 or Section 903 – Post Vietnam Era Veterans’ Educational Assistance Program (VEAP)

Chapter 33 – Post 9/11 GI-Bill

Chapter 35 – Dependents’ Application for Veterans Education (Under Provisions of chapters 33 and 35 of title 38, U.S.C.)

Chapter 1606 – Montgomery GI Bill – Selected Reserve Educational Assistance Program (MGIB-SR)

For more information and or to complete the application online, visit the VA Apply for Benefits page.

For more information and to complete the application online for Chapter 31 – Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment, visit the VA Forms page.

 

GI Bill Comparison Tool

This tool may be used to help decide which education program and school best suits you. To find out more about the types of benefits and participating schools, use the GI Bill Comparison Tool.

 

The North Carolina Tuition Assistance Program (NCTAP)

This program is for Army and Air National Guard members ONLY. This is a reimbursement program and is not designed to meet payment deadlines set by schools.  For more information and to register, please use the NC National Guard Student Portal.

For more information or to speak with a School Certifying Official, please contact Elvira Simmons at 919-739-6739 or email elviras@waynecc.edu or Brenda Burgess at 919-739-6736 or email bmburgess@waynecc.edu. To speak with a Department of Veterans Affairs representative, please call 888-442-4551.

The WCC Military Resource Center (MRC) is located on the second floor of the Wayne Learning Center building, room 224.

Wayne Community College was chosen as a Military Friendly School for 2020-2021.

Videos and Playlist – Veterans Information.