Veterans: SHP Process
Certification for Veteran Student
Below is a list of
Government programs in which Enrollment Services will act as your Certifying
Official. Each program has different procedures for certification, so make sure
to read thru carefully. It is important to submit certification requests each
semester to Enrollment Services.
Active Duty /
Reserve GI Bill Program
Students should first
contact the Veterans Affairs office at 1-888-442-4551 to begin the process of
applying for the GI Bill. Once contact has been made with the VA, students
should submit to Enrollment Services an Enrollment/Graduation Certification Form, which is
available on the SHP website under the Enrollment Services/Registrar/Forms
Once the certification form
has been submitted, Enrollment Services will confirm to the VA your registration
thru the VA-ONCE website (certification requests should not be submitted until
students are already registered and billed for the upcoming semester).
For information on the GI
Bill, please visit the Department of Veteran Affairs website @ http://www.gibill.va.gov/GI_Bill_Info/benefits.htm or call 1-888-442-4551.
Students are responsible for
payment of their tuition and fees and should work with the VA office to receive
Students should first
contact their Case Manager to receive an Authorization and Certification of Entrance or
Reentrance into Rehabilitation and Certification Status form. This form
should be forwarded to Enrollment Services with the Case Manager's signature
signifying approval. Enrollment Services will then forward the approved form to
the billing department to setup a third party billing in which tuition and fees
will be billed directly to the address / fax # listed on the approved request
For items such as books
& supplies, students will need to work directly with their VA Case Manager
For information on the
Vocational Rehabilitation program, please visit the Department of Veteran
Affairs website @ http://www.vba.va.gov/bln/vre/index.htm or call 1-888-442-4551.
New Jersey National
Guard Tuition Program
Students should submit their
approved “Commander's Certificate of Eligibility” form directly to Enrollment
Services. This form must be completed by the unit commander for each semester
the service member requests enrollment in the program.
Once registration has been
confirmed, the certificate will be forwarded by Enrollment Services to the
applicable Financial Aid office for processing of awarded aid (tuition only).
Please note that students must first apply for Financial Aid before
submitting the Commander's certificate.
Any questions regarding VA
certification, please call Enrollment Services at (973) 972-5454.