Steps to a Successful Veterans Experience

Your successful veterans experience at GTCC can happen by following these important steps to apply, receive, and maintain eligibility to receive VA educational benefits to attend GTCC:

  • Complete a GTCC Admissions Application
  • Apply for Veterans Educational Benefits
  • Complete VA Form 22-1995, Change of Program/Place (if VA Educational Benefits were used at another Institution)
  • Complete FAFSA Application (optional)
  • Request Official High School/GED Transcript
  • Request Official Transcripts from ALL previously attended Colleges (no waivers)
  • Request Joint Service Transcript: https://jst.dod.mil/smart/signIn.do
  • Request Air Force Transcript: http://www.au.af.mil/au/barnes/ccaf/transcripts.asp
  • Prior credits must be used first if applicable to your Program/Major at GTCC.
  • Take Placement Tests (if applicable)
  • Complete Orientation
  • Meet with an Advisor
  • Register for courses only in your Current Program of Study at GTCC. (Any course substitutions must be approved in advance).
  • Meet with GTCC Coordinator of Veterans/Military Services and provide a copy of your current schedule/registration
  • Inform GTCC Military Coordinator of any changes to your registration
  • Maintain minimum GPA of 2.0