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Veteran's Educational Training

Benefit Category: State
Veteran's Educational Training

What Is Veteran's Educational Training?

Whether you are, or are about to be "out of uniform," you are on the first steps of a journey to the rest of your life. If your journey begins with a formal education, Veterans Educational Training is here to help you. It is a program of study that will prepare you for a certification program, two-year or four-year college degree. They will work to help you succeed in post-secondary education through classes and programs designed to ease the transition into life in higher education. Our classes are located on campus, or are available online to individuals outside a campus location. They specialize in many areas, from mathematics, English, and computer skills, to college enrollment assistance, financial aid application, and more.

Who Is Eligible?

  • U.S. Citizens
  • Any North Dakota veteran planning on attending a North Dakota school
  • Veterans who have served a minimum of 181 days or received a service disability under 181 days
  • Any discharge other than dishonorable

How Much Does It Cost?

Veterans Educational Training services are provided free to qualified veterans. While attending classes, you may be eligible to receive educational benefits such as Montgomery GI Bill, Post 9/11 GI Bill, VA Vocational Rehabilitation or other veteran education and assistance programs.


Contact Veterans Educational Training at 800-570-5719 for more information on the nearest campus site or online courses.

NDSU Dept. 5270, P.O. Box 6050
Fargo, ND 58102-6050
www.vetnd.org - Find them on Facebook

Related Resource(s)

News about Veteran's Educational Training

Forever GI Bill - Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act



Reserve Duty That Counts Toward Post-9/11 Eligibility

Discharge Requests

Most Veteran’s benefits require that applicants provide a copy of their Form DD 214 or discharge record, which is evidence of their veteran status. This is an important document and must be safeguarded. In the State of North Dakota separation documents are considered confidential and privileged NDCC 37-18-11 (13). National Guard members may receive a NGB22 and /or NGB23 upon obtaining 20 years of satisfactory service (20 year letter).