Chapter 31 - Vocational Rehabilitation

Request for Certification Form
Remember to turn in your Request for Certification Form each semester after you have registered for classes to the VA Coordinator.


VETS Center
To view the Veteran Educational and Transition Services available through the VETS Center click here

Steps to follow to use Chapter 31 benefits:

  • Meet with a VA Counselor to apply for Chapter 31 benefits or apply online at http://vabenefits.vba.va.gov/vonapp/main.asp.
  • Submit a valid VA form 28-1905 and the Request for Certification Form to the VA Coordinator. The VA Form 28-1905 may be valid for more than one semester, but the Request for Certification Form needs to be submitted every semester you use Chapter 31.
  • Provide other documents to the VA Coordinator:
    - Copies of all DD-214 forms may be requested at http://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records
    - Military Transcripts

For more information found on the VA website click the following link: http://www.vba.va.gov/bln/vre/index.htm


To view information about obtaining your Baylor student account credit balance refund (if applicable) click here.


If you need to speak with a VA Counselor, below is the Waco VA Regional Office contact information:

VA Regional Office
One Veterans Plaza
701 Clay Avenue
Waco, TX 76799
Main Phone: 1-800-827-1000

Helpful Baylor Links:
List of Frequently Asked Questions
Definitions of commonly used Terminology