Bureau of Veterans Education

The New York State Bureau of Veterans Education ensures quality education and training for eligible individuals using GI Bill® Education Benefits. We approve programs at various institutions, including higher learning, apprenticeships, and more, ensuring compliance with federal standards.

For approved programs and eligibility questions, contact the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs or check their GI Bill® approved programs.

Questions about GI Bill® benefits and eligibility should be directed to USDVA at 1-888-GIBILL1.

For facilities seeking approval information, reach out to New York State Department of Veterans' Services - Bureau of Veterans Education at 1-888-838-7697.

Helpful links:

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs approved GI Bill® programs 

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 https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill