Welcome to ISU steps for using VA Education Benefits

Checklist for Veterans, Service Members, and Dependents

Apply online for admission to ISU (apply.isu.edu)

Academic Students, (208) 282-2475

  • Undergraduate App. (less than 14 college credits)
  • Transfer Application (more than 14 college credits)
  • Former ISU Student Application
  • Post Baccalaureate Application

College of Technology, (208) 282-2662

  • Professional Technical Application

Apply online for VA Benefits through www.gibill.va.gov

If you do not apply online fill out and submit paper forms to The Office of the Registrar

It takes 6-10 weeks for the VA to determine your eligibility. If you are eligible for benefits, you will receive a Certificate of Eligibility that you MUST submit to the VA Certifying Official to continue receiving VA Education Benefits.

Send in official transcripts

  • New freshmen - High School or GED
  • Transfer Students - All College Transcripts
  • Military Transcripts (optional)

Apply for Financial Aid (optional, once a year)

Things to do EVERY SEMESTER

Meet with an Advisor

Register for Classes

Submit a VA Registration Form

  • If you want to receive VA Education Benefits, you must complete and submit a VA Registration Form after you register for classes.

Apply for Tuition Assistance (if eligible)

IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY

921 South 8th Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho, 83209