If you are eligible for Veterans Educational Benefits, here is the suggested process for enrollment in our online classes.

Fill out the online application form for the program that interests you:

  • For the 15 credit Certificate, use this simple Registration Form.  You will receive an acceptance letter from the Program Coordinator within 2 weeks and the UMass Veterans Services Office will be notified of your acceptance.
  • For the online Associate and Bachelor of Science degree, you must apply to the University of Massachusetts using the admissions documents linked from the appropriate main program website.

Upon acceptance, please send your VA Certificate of Eligibilty to Lynn Gates, Veterans Services Coordinator:

Lynn Gates
Manager for Veterans Benefits and External Payments
University of Massachusetts Amherst
23 Dickinson Hall
155 Hicks Way
Amherst, MA 01003
PH: 413-545-5792
FAX: 413-545-2471
Email: vetbenefits@umass.edu

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