VA Education Benefits

Veterans and Dependents with any questions about VA Education Benefits can call the VA toll free at (1-888-442-4551) or visit their Veteran’s Affairs GI Bill website. The toll free number provides:
  • Information on VA educational benefits 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week!
  • Ability to ask questions or send an inquiry
  • Ability to obtain information on your own benefits account if you receive Montgomery GI Bill Benefits
  • Ability to Speak with an Education Case Manager Monday through Friday, during normal business hours.

Additional Information Regarding Veterans Benefits May Also be Available Through the Following Resources:


Contact Info

VA Regional Office, Togus, ME 1-800-827-1000 Togus Regional Office
Vocational Rehabilitation 207-623-5764 Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment
Maine Bureau of Veterans Services
Veterans Assistance Center, Portland, ME 207-780-3584


Online Veteran Resources:

Applications for veterans benefits can be obtained in person or by contacting the EMCC Financial Aid Office at (207)-974-4625 or by mail directed to: Eastern Maine Community College Financial Aid Office 354 Hogan Rd. Bangor ME 04401

Forms and Documents

Application for Family Member to Use Transferred Benefits

Declaration of Status of Dependents

Dependents Request for Change of Program or Place of Training

Direct Deposit Enrollment

Request for Change of Program or Place of Training

Statement in Support of Claim