Veteran Education Benefits

About Us

Lisha Rinschen and Heather Bode are our School Certifying Officials here at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. They will work with you during your time at our institution to process your veteran education benefits. 

Welcome aboard! We look forward to working with you as you progress through your degree at our institution. Click here for a helpful checklist to get started with the process!

Apply for Education Benefits

Provides general overview of applying for fedral and state education benefits, and how to utilize them at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

Apply for Title IV Financial Aid

Provides general overview of FAFSA application steps and deadlines.

Veterans Forms

Commonly used veteran forms.


Helpful links to campus and outside veteran resources.

Important Dates & Announcements

Reviews important dates and deadlines, and provides annoucements impacting benefit usage.


Commonly asked questions.