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Veterans Assistance

Veterans Assistance Office 
Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 2431
Moscow, ID 83844-2431
Phone: (208) 885-7989
Fax: (208) 885-9494

Dan Button
Veterans Advisor
Phone: (208) 885-7979
TLC, Room 232E
Email Dan Button

Scott Oplinger

Assistant Veterans Advisor
(at the Veterans Center)
Idaho Commons, Room 305
Phone: (208) 885-7989
Email Scott Oplinger

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Ready To Submit Your Information to Veterans Assistance?

Use our online forms to submit your information to the University of Idaho Veterans Assistance Office in order to request and maintain benefits.

GI Bill Enrollment Certification Request Form

The GI Bill Enrollment Certification Request Form must be filled out and submitted each time students wanting to receive GI Bill benefit payments enroll for a new semester or session. This form allows you to submit information about credit load, changes in GI Bill Eligibility and other important information that the Veterans Assistance Office needs in order to certify you for your benefits. This online form is new; prior to Summer 2012 veterans submitted this information via email.

Yellow Ribbon Request Form

To receive Yellow Ribbon assistance with out-of-state tuition at the University of Idaho, you will need to ensure that you qualify for the Yellow Ribbon Program and then you need to fill out the University of Idaho Yellow Ribbon Request Form to seek placement if/when available. There are still placements for Fall 2014 available and placements are given on a first come, first serve basis. This form is only for initial application and acceptance into the Yellow Ribbon Program at the University of Idaho. 

To be eligible to request Yellow Ribbon Placement at the University of Idaho you must:

To fill out this form you must meet the above requirements and provide:

  •  Scanned Copy of your GI Bill Certificate of Eligibility (please save as a PDF)
  • A screenshot or scanned printout of your University of Idaho Class Schedule (please save as a PDF or JPEG).

    (To find your class schedule online, log on to Vandalweb then select the Student Information/Registration Menu, then select Registration Menu, then select Schedule by Day and Time, then there will be a drop down menu asking you to Select a Term, select the applicable term and then click on the Submit button.)