Office: Veteran & Military Student Success Center Room: A102, Student Services Building
Office Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
2425 Highway 75, P.O. Box 246, Blountville, TN 37617
Phone: 423.354.2527 Fax: 423.323.0215 Email:
Jessica Kelso, Certifying Official
John Adcox, Certifying Official
The Veteran & Military Student Success Center serves the educational needs of prospective and enrolled service persons, veterans, their dependents/survivors, and other persons eligible to receive education benefits under various Department of Veterans Affairs programs.
Steps for Enrollment
Deferment of Payment
Listed below are the available benefit programs. Click on the applicable program to find out more information for new students and incoming transfer students.
Post 9/11 G.I. Bill-Active Duty on or after 9/11/01
Post-9/11 GI Bill
Post 9/11 Transfer of Entitlement Dependents
Transfer Post-9/11 GI Bill Option
Montgomery GI Bill-Prior Active Duty
Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty (MGIB-AD)
Selected Reserve/National Guard
Montgomery GI Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR)
Reserve Education Assistance Program (REAP)
Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)
Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance Program
Dependents Education Assistance Program
Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E)
VA is making it easier to research colleges and employers approved for the GI Bill. Answer just a few questions about yourself and the school/employer you are considering. You’ll receive an estimate of your GI Bill benefits and some information about the facility’s value and affordability.
GI Bill® Comparison Tool
Please allow approximately 4 - 8 weeks for the processing of your claim. To check the status of your claim, call 1.888.442.4551 or go to
https://gibill.custhelp.com/app/utils/login_form/redirect/ask and log in to e-mail your question to the VA.