VA Enrollment Checklist
Admitted and Accepted Applicants
Step 1: Apply for your Montgomery GI Bill or Post 9/11 GI Bill education benefits
  1. Go to www.gibill.va.gov to apply for your Montgomery GI Bill or Post 9/11 GI Bill education benefits.
  2. Click on: Apply for GI Bill Benefits
  3. Scroll down and click on: eVA VONAPP
  4. Select: I Am a New VONAPP User
  5. Create a VONAPP Login Name and Password and complete the application process.
  6. Once your application is approved, a “CERTIFICATE OF ELIGIBILITY” will be mailed directly to you from the VA. A copy of the certificate should be given to the Registrar’s Office when received. Contact the VA 1-888-442-4551 for questions or concerns regarding your application process or certificate of eligibility.
Step 2: Complete the Enrollment Certification Form and return it to the Registrar's Office.

Step 3: Eligible Veterans should review and complete the application for the Yellow Ribbon program.

Step 4: If additional funding is needed after VA educational benefits are paid, students should contact the Financial Aid Office.

Financial Aid - Delaware Campus
Telephone: 302-477-2272
Email: lawfinaidde@widener.edu

Financial Aid - Harrisburg Campus
Telephone: 717-541-3961
Email: lawfinaidhb@widener.edu

Returning Students
Step 1: Complete the Enrollment Certification Form and return it to the Registrar’s Office.

Step 2: If you were not awarded Yellow Ribbon in the previous academic year, eligible Veterans should review and complete the application for the Yellow Ribbon program.

Step 3: If additional funding is needed after VA educational benefits are paid, students should contact the Financial Aid Office.

Financial Aid - Delaware Campus
Telephone: 302-477-2272
Email: lawfinaidde@widener.edu

Financial Aid - Harrisburg Campus
Telephone: 717-541-3961
Email: lawfinaidhb@widener.edu