Military | VA Benefits | Chapter 1606

Chapter 1606 Selected Reserves

The selected reserves include the Army Reserves, Navy Reserve, Air Force Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve, Coast Guard Reserve, Army National Guard, and Air National Guard. For questions concerning eligibility, please contact Veterans Affairs.

Paperwork Needed for Enrollment:

Veterans will need to submit a copy of the 22-1990 (Application for Education Benefits) or 22-1995 (Request for Change of Program or Place of Training).

Veterans may apply for benefits online through VONAPP (Veterans On Line Application). Please note that this paperwork must be provided by the Veteran to both the VA office and the Academy.  USSA will not forward paperwork to the VA office.

Payment Options:

Students are required to pay out of pocket in order to get started with their courses.

To view the VA Monthly Reimbursement Amounts for Chapter 1606, please visit the link below.

WAVE System (Web Automated Verification of Enrollment):

Students utilizing Ch. 30, 1606, and 1607 must verify their enrollment at the end of every month using the WAVE system, which can be done online or by phone.

Chp. 1606 Benefit Checklist

□ Go online to VONAPP
□ Fill out either a 22-1990 or 22-1995 form
□ Make sure paperwork goes to the VA Office & USSA
□ Pay USSA out of pocket for courses & receive reimbursement from the government
□ Verify enrollment monthly with the WAVE system