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New Veterans to BC

Please print a copy of the appropriate VA Student Checklist:
ALL Chapters EXCLUDING Chapter 35, DEA
Chapter 35

Follow the steps to take advantage of your VA benefits. You may contact Alex Ledgister for further information in the Counseling and Testing Department.

If you are a veteran who no longer has VA benefits, you may qualify for the Texas Hazlewood Act: HE-V or HE-D, please contact the Financial Aid office for more information.
Complete the online application to Brazosport College
Fill out VONAPP application or contact Alex Ledgister if you have any questions.
Meet with Alex Ledgister, the Certifying Official. You will be asked to provide the following documents that apply to you:
You may print these forms or pick them up from the BC Certifying Official's office located in the Counseling & Testing Department.
Meet with an Advisor to register for classes in the Counseling & Testing Department
After you have registered for classes and your schedule is not expected to change, submit a BC Request to be Certified for VA Benefits form online. If you have not received an email from the            VA indicating they have received that certification request within
         4-6 weeeks, please call 979-230-3473.

If your schedule changes in any way from what it is when you FIRST submit the 'BC Request to be Certified for VA Benefits' form, you must bring a new 'Statement of Account' from the Cashier's Office to the School Certifying Official's office in E-126, or call 979-230-3473 notifying us of the change in order for us to correct your original certification, VA file details, and report the correct tuition and fees for Post 9/11 students.




 Contact Us 

Alex Ledgister
Veterans Certifying Official

Arnold Ramirez
Director of Counseling and Testing





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