Chapter 31: Vocational Rehabilitation

The Vocational Rehabilitation program is for qualified Servicepersons with service-connected disabilities.

Application Process: Using VA Benefits for the First Time

  • Complete VA Form 28-1900

  • You must be approved by a Rehabilitation Counselor

  • Submit the following forms to the School Certifying Official (SCO) in the Registrar’s Office:

    • VA Form 28-1905 Authorization of Training – Received from Rehabilitation counselor after you are approved for benefits

    • VA Form 28-1905M Request for & Receipt of Supplies - Received from rehabilitation counselor after you are approved for benefits

  • Register for courses

Education Benefits under the Vocational Rehabilitation Program

Tuition and Fee Payment
Sent directly to the school by the VA

Books and supplies
Covered by the VA, contact Rehabilitation counselor

Monthly Stipend
Paid to student