Veterans are a vital part of our student community and we are here to assist you in successfully completing your educational goals.

Please visit our office located within the Office of Financial Assistance. We provide assistance with certification for Veterans National Guard Grants, Illinois Veterans Grants, and Vocational Rehabilitation Ch31 and State and Federal MIA/POW programs.

  • Veterans Certifying Official: Angie Tippey
  • Location: Office of Financial Assistance University Hall Building (UHB) 1015
  • Email:
  • Phone: 217/206-6724
  • Office hours: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Looking for Chapter 33 enrollment verification help?  See this page for more info at

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at