First Semester Student Checklist
Follow these steps if you are a new student and this is your first semester at KU.
Veterans Liaisons are Located in Key Offices.
Liaisons are trained to handle military and veteran matters. Contact them directly when you have questions.
|KU Veterans Liaisons|
Important University Calendar Dates.
Withdraw "W" Period
Certify Your VA Enrollment Monthly
VA Chapter 30 and 1606 Users
The VA is backlogged, if Ms. Peffley sent an email indicating your VA benefit has been certified, but the VA system cannot find your record, contact the VA Education Call Center to check status and certify manually.
VA Education Call Center
Call between 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. Central Time, Monday-Friday
VA Chapter 33 Users
Priority Class Registration.
Students using military benefits can register for classes early. To participate in early registration:
If a student misses their early registration appointment, they will register at the same time as the remaining student body and are subject to classes being closed.
|October 28 and October 29|
Submit Missing Documents.
KU Veterans Services Enrollment Certification Form
VA Certificate of Eligibility (COE)
Only Military Members and Veterans
DD Form 214, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (Member 4 or Service 2 copy ONLY)
Only National Guard and Reserve Military Members
DD Form 2384-1, Notice of Basic Eligibility (NOBE)
Only Transfer Students who used military benefits at a previous school
VA Form 22-1995, Request Change of Program, Place or Major
MILITARY MEMBERS AND VETERANS ONLY
Submit Official Military Transcripts for Evaluation.
Request Official Military Transcripts
Military Duty and Obligations.
If military obligations will affect your class attendance, contact our office to determine which policy applies to your situation.
|Military Leave Policies|