Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty

The MGIB program provides up to 36 months of education benefits. Generally, benefits are payable for 10 years following your release from active duty. View update-to-date information about these benefits

How do I apply for MGIB active?

New Applicant

The VA processes applications online via  or When you apply online, please print out the application and bring it to the University Veteran Services Office so we know that you applied online and can remind the Veterans Administration Office of your method of applying for benefits.

Transfer Applicant

You may apply by filling out VA Form 22-1995, Request for Change of Program or Place of Training. The original VA Form 22-1995 and a University of Nevada, Reno Veteran's Course Submission Form must be submitted to the University Veteran's Services Office.