Student Veteran Information

First Time Applicants

Chapters 30, 33, 35:

 Apply online for your VA education benefits at VONAPP

  • SAVE the CONFIRMATION number when you submit! In approximately 6 weeks, the VA will mail a "Certificate of Eligibility." Mike Grabowski needs this certificate to certify you for your education benefits.

Apply for Admission, Financial Aid, and New Student Orientation.

Provide the following to Mike Grabowski:

  • DD214 & Certificate of Eligibility
  • Veteran Registration Intent Form (VAINTENT)

Chapter 31

Contact your VA Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor: (509) 434-7750, located in Bldg. 6A at Spokane VAMC

Chapters 1606, 1607

Apply online for your VA education benefits at: VONAPP

  • SAVE the CONFIRMATION number when you submit! In approximately 6 weeks, the VA will mail a "Certificate of Eligibility." Our office needs this certificate to certify you for your education benefits.

Apply for Admission, Financial Aid, and New Student Orientation.

Provide the following to Mike Grabowski:

  • DD214 & Certificate of Eligibility
  • Veteran Registration Intent Form (VAINTENT)

DOD Tuition Assistance – please visit the following site, by service branch:

Note: After Gonzaga processes your application, it is forwarded electronically to the VA Regional Office in Muskogee, Oklahoma for further processing. New applications may take 6-8 weeks to process after receipt by the VA. Apply early.

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Returning Students

Gonzaga returning students who have used benefits during last academic year- please submit an updated VAINTENT form to Mike Grabowski

All other returning applicants- All Chapters- Please follow the First Time Applicant process.

Gonzaga University Benefits Advisor

The Registrar's Office is located in College Hall, Room 229. The office is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and serves all veterans and undergraduate students through law students.

The primary Veteran Advisor is Michael Grabowski.
Phone: (509) 313-6596
Office: College Hall 229
E-Mail: grabowski@gonzaga.edu

The alternate Veteran Coordinator is Ryan Forim.
Phone: (509) 313-6509
Office: College Hall 229
E-Mail: forim@gonzaga.edu