Hill College

GI Bill

WELCOME TO HILL COLLEGE

Hill College is committed to assisting those who have so diligently give their time and in some cases their lives for the freedoms we enjoy everyday.  Our staff is dedicated to helping you reach your educational goals.  Below you will find information to help you navigate through the Veteran's Administration and college processes.

VETERAN

APPLYING FOR BENEFITS

STEP 1.  Online application

  • VA.gov then select VONAPP. Available for Chapter 30, 33, 35, 1606, 1607.  Please complete the following forms available through VONAPP.

FORMS:

Application for VA Educational Benefits- 22-1990- Must be completed for Chapters 30, 33, 35, 1606 and 1607

Transfer Application- 22-1995- Transfer benefits from transfer institution to Hill College

STEP 2. Hill College Veteran Information Sheet

STEP 3: Submit copy of DD214

VETERAN SURVIVOR OR DEPENDENT

STEP 1.  Online application

  • VA.gov then select VONAPP. Available for Chapter 30, 33, 35, 1606, 1607.  Please complete the following forms available through VONAPP.

FORMS:

Survivors' and Dependents' Application- 22-5490- Available for Chapter 35

Survivors' and Dependents' Transfer Application- 22-5495- Request for change of program or place of training for anyone receiving benefits at another institution.

STEP 2. Hill College Veteran Information Sheet

MILITARY SERVICE CREDIT

Documents required:

Credit may be granted if:

  • Must have graduated from a public or private high school accredited by a generally recognized accrediting organization or a Department of Defense High School or have earned a GED
  • Must be honorable discharged after serving at least two years of service in the Armed Forces or be honorably discharged because of a disability

After this request and the appropriate documentation have been submitted, the following credit will be granted:

  • Four (4) semester hours of physical education
  • Any additionally approved credit through evaluation of military transcript

RETURNING STUDENTS

  • VA Students are required to file an Academic Plan with the VA rep.  Veterans benefits require students to follow an approved degree plan. 
  • Returning students are required to notify the VA rep at the time of registration.
  • Students should consult an Academic Advisor about degree plan requirements and course scheduling.

VA REPRESENTATIVE

Cindy Clay

Enrollment Specialist III-Special Populations- HCC
Veterans & International Student Contact
254-659-7606
cclay@hillcollege.edu