The Office of Veteran and Military Affairs will only accept completed packets in order to avoid document duplication.
Online students will need to send a completed packet via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 205-348-5804 (if faxed please call 205-348-0983 for confirmation). A completed packet includes the following:
The VA only pays for tuition and course fees to The University of Alabama. Basic Housing Allowances and Book Allowances is directly deposited to the student. Please keep in mind all other expenses charged by The University of Alabama are the responsibility of the student which can include:
Please keep in mind that the VA pays for number of calender days in school for your Basic Housing Allowance. So, housing payments to The University of Alabama must be paid up front. In addition, payments in August, December, January, and May will not be for a full payments based on The University of Alabama academic calender. For payment rates please please visit the VA website.
The Office of Veteran and Military Affairs does not have access to payment dates from the Veterans Administration for monthly housing allowances or book allowances. Please call the VA Educational Hotline for any payment dates at 1-888-442-4551.