Chapter 33 (Post 9/11) Students: Monthly Call-in Verification Required

As of  Friday, December 17, 2021, students using Chapter 33 (Post 9/11) Educational Benefits will be required to verify their enrollment. The VA Educational Office will be sending communications to you in the coming months, be on the lookout for more information.

Please visit the Verification of Enrollment webpage for information about the new requirement.

UCF Continuing Education Programs:

All programs offered through UCF Continuing Education are not approved as part of the GI Bill Educational Benefits.  Graduate Certificate Programs are eligible for GI Educational Benefits.  Approved list of Graduate Certificate Program, click here.

Please consult with the Veterans Academic Resource Center and/or the VA Educational Office directly before enrolling into any these programs.

Academic Advising


VARC Advising:

The VARC is committed to your academic success.  VARC Advisors do not replace your academic advisor in your college/major.  We are an additional layer of support while at UCF.  VARC Advisors assist with the development and implementation of your academic plans and support your transition to UCF.  We also have access to many campus and community resources in the Central Florida area.

VARC Advisors assist with:

  • Providing prospective student admission information
  • Explaining veterans educational benefits interact with your degree program
  • Understanding university policies and procedures
  • Providing advocacy for student veterans and dependents
  • Connecting student veterans to community and campus resources

We are available Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. via walk-in or scheduled appointments.  To meet with a VARC Advisor email Joshua.Johnson@ucf.edu.

College and/or Departmental Advising:

Connecting with your academic advisor in your college and/or major is key to your academic success.  You can visit myUCF to find your assigned advisor.  Navigate to Student Self Service then look for the blue box that say advisor.

College/Departmental Advisors assist:

  • Reviewing academic progress
  • Planning for future terms
  • Major exploration and selection
  • Course petitioning/substitutions

View UCF College Advising Offices for locations, contact information, and scheduling