VA Chapter 35

Department of Veterans Affairs
Atlanta Regional Office

1700 Clairmont Road
Decatur, GA 30033
Phone: 1-888-442-4551
Atlanta Office
Georgia Department of Veterans Services
"Serving Georgia's Veterans"
Phone: 404-656-2306/2322
Fax: 404-657-6276

Luther Rice VA Benefits Certifying Official

Phone: 770-484-1204 x5175
Fax: 678-990-5512

Checklist For Getting Military Educational Benefits

  1. File the appropriate form with the VA
    Please print a copy of your application and submit it to the Luther Rice Certifying Official
  2. Submit a copy of "Certificate of Eligibility" to the Luther Rice Certifying Official
    This is the document that the VA mails to you after processing your application for benefits
  3. Submit a copy of DD-214 to the Luther Rice Certifying Official
  4. Register for courses
    • Courses must be required for the program of study
    • Cannot retake courses that have been successfully completed

Military Education Website Links

Veterans Education Benefits Website
Information on Chapter 35
Education Benefit Payment Rates