Students applying to use VA benefits at Villanova should do so online through the VA's VONAPP website.
Students will fall into one of two categories:
A) Initiating VA benefits for the first time OR
B) Resuming VA Benefits.
The procedures to apply for these benefits through VONAPP differs as follows:
Initiating VA benefits for the first time
Villanova University students who are eligible for and have never utilized their educational benefits should submit one of the following forms through VONAPP:
Resuming VA benefits
Villanova University students that have previously used their benefits at another institution or used their benefits at Villanova for a different program of study, should submit one of the following forms to the Villanova University Certifying Official who will in turn notify the VA of the change in place of training.
The signature page at the end of the application must be mailed to the following address:
VA Regional Office
P.O. Box 4616
Buffalo, NY 14240-4616
Signed copies of the completed application forms or signature pages should be forwarded to the Villanova University School Certifying Official (SCO) at the following address:
Attn: VA School Certifying Official
Office applicable to your program of study (see below)
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
Programs of Study:
All students will need to furnish a copy of their Certification of Eligibility or Benefits Award Letter upon receipt from VA. Non-active duty students will also need to furnish a copy of their DD-214 discharge paperwork. Copies of all paperwork should be forwarded to the Villanova University certifying official at the address above.
all deadlines are 12:00 noon
December 17 Fast-Forward II
On-line HRD, MPA,
Fall Session II
December 22 All other
Students expecting degrees for December 2014:
Please verify your degree status by accessing the Verify Diploma Information link from the Graduation Channel on the Student Tab of myNOVA. If you are expecting a diploma and no degree information appears here, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org at once.
December 2014 degrees will be posted to transcripts by January 16, 2015. Diplomas will be mailed directly to the address specified on your Prospective Graduation Form or Application to Graduate. Degree candidates: please view your academic transcript on line via myNOVA to ensure your degree has been posted before ordering a transcript.