Military Veterans

We love our vets

In fact, we’re a Yellow Ribbon school, meaning we have financial aid options to help cover the costs that your military benefits don’t cover. These are available if you’re on active duty, in reserve, or an honorably discharged vet.
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    General Admissions Requirements

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    Veteran: Never applied for benefits

    If you have never applied for benefits before, complete Form 22-1990, Application for VA Education Benefits, at the Veterans Affairs website.
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    Veteran: Have used benefits before

    If you have used benefits before, but are changing schools or programs, complete Form 22-1995, Request for Change of Program or Place of Training.
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    Veteran: DD Form 214

    If you were honorably discharged, submit a copy of your Member 4 DD214 to the University.
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    Dependents: Relationship to Veteran

    Dependents must prove their relationship to a veteran by providing a birth certificate or marriage license to the University.
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    Dependents: Never applied for benefits

    If you have never applied for benefits before, complete Form 22-5490, Dependents' Application for VA Education Benefits.
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    Dependents: Have used benefits before

    If you have used benefits before, but are changing schools or programs, complete Form 22-5495, Dependent's Request for Change of Program or Place of Training
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    Certificate of Eligibility

    Upon completing the necessary Veterans Affairs applications and processes, you will receive a certificate of eligibility. Submit a copy of that certificate to Adventist University of Health Sciences.
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    VA Responsibilities and Certification

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    VA Statement of Understanding

Veteran's Certification

All students receiving VA educational benefits must follow all Adventist University of Health Sciences admission and registration procedures. Veterans and other persons eligible to receive VA educational benefits must be aware of current policies that apply.

Detailed information on Veteran's Certification is available in our Academic Catalog.

Veteran's Certification in the Academic Catalog →


Once you have completed the all the steps and are granted general admission to the University, you may register for classes. When you are finished registering, please notify Financial Services so we can send your enrollment certification to the VA.

Transferring Credits

Already have a few courses under your belt? We have some tools for you to check if your existing credits match up with our requirements, including course equivalencies for graduates.

Need a little help?

The Enrollment Counselors are here for you.

Our Enrollment Counselors are available to help walk you through the process of applying, transferring credits, and enrolling in classes.