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Military Educational Benefits

Veterans Administration Benefits to BMCC Students

NEW information for Veterans and dependents receiving VA Educational benefits.

BMCCs Veteran's Club is an excellent resource for those receiving or wanting to receive VA educational benefits to attend.  You are encouraged to contact them by e-mail at with any VA related questions you may have including, but not limited to, VA Educational Benefits.

General Information About Applying:

In order to receive Veterans Administration (VA) educational benefits Veterans must:

  • Take the BMCC placement test to determine proper course placement before enrollment
  • Be assigned an academic advisor
  • Be pursuing a BMCC degree or certificate
  • Determine which VA Chapter best suits your needs.  Compare options online.

To complete your VA file so that your eligible enrollment may be certified, Veterans must:

  1. Apply for VA Education Benefits on-line (review all options first, see above)
  2. Complete, sign, and return the 2015-2016 Veterans Educational Benefits Request Packet, along with the appropriate documentation.

If you were:

Submit a copy of:

Discharged from Active Duty

Certificate of Eligibility letter

National Guard/Reserves

Notice of Basic Eligibility (NOBE)

Transferring from another college

Change of Program/Place of Training


Official transcripts from all prior colleges, as well as any military training transcripts

Return forms to:

Mail:          BMCC Service Center, P.O. Box 100, Pendleton, OR 97801
Fax:            541-278-5889

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