Veteran Benefit Eligibility

Determining Eligibility

To determine eligibility for any veteran benefit, contact the Veterans Affairs Regional Office at 888.GI.BILL.1 (888.442.4551) or visit the VA website. GI Bill benefits are determined and paid solely by the Veterans Affairs Regional Office.

After Eligibility Has Been Established

Once you receive a Certificate of Eligibility (COE) from the VA, please forward a copy of the document to Northeastern’s VA School Certifying Official, Andy McCarty. We can accept these via fax, e-mail, regular mail, or in person at:

Northeastern University
360 Huntington Ave, 354 RI
Boston, MA 02115
Attn: Andy McCarty

Fax: 617-373-8735

E-mail: a.mccarty@neu.edu

Enrollment Certification

The School Certifying Official (SCO) will verify your enrollment status based upon your course registration and submit that data to the VA through their web based certification platform, VA-ONCE. You should receive an automatic notification through your Husky e-mail account each time a certification is submitted on your behalf.