Office of Veteran's Services



Athens Technical College is ready to assist veterans, active duty military personnel, and their dependents in obtaining educational benefits and to act as a liaison between the student and the Department of Veterans' Affairs.

All programs of study (majors) at Athens Technical College are approved for veterans' educational benefits. Benefits may be used to earn a degree, diploma, or certificate.

Contact information for your Veterans' Certifying Official at Athens Technical College:

Bob Hardy
Financial Aid Counselor
Athens Campus - H-710
rhardy@athenstech.edu


Your connection to information about VA education benefits, in addition to your Veterans' Certifying Official, is the "One Stop" VA Education Service Website www.gibill.va.gov and the VA toll free service number (1-888-442-4551).

If you've never participated in Veterans' Educational Benefits, click here for more information.

If you are currently enrolled in Veterans' Educational Benefits, click here for more information on certifying enrollment and/or making changes to your coursework or credit hours.

Earn college credit for military training and experience.

Other Veteran Financial Aid Resources

Application for VA benefits (ONLINE): https://www.ebenefits.va.gov/ebenefits-portal/ebenefits.portal
Application for VA benefits (PRINTABLE): http://www.vba.va.gov/pubs/forms/VBA-22-1990-ARE.pdf
Request for Change of Program or Place of Training: http://www.vba.va.gov/pubs/forms/VBA-22-1995-ARE.pdf
Dependents' Application for VA Education Benefits (PRINTABLE): http://www.vba.va.gov/pubs/forms/VBA-22-5490-ARE.pdf
GI Bill:http://www.gibill.va.gov
Georgia HERO Scholarship Program:http://www.gsfc.org/main/publishing/pdf/2005/hero_app.pdf
Armed Forces Communication & Electronics Association: http://www.afcea.org/education/scholarships/
ATC College Financial Aid: ATC Financial Aid