Choose your benefit category
If you are unsure of the benefit category to select, please contact Michael Stonestreet, SBU's VA Certifying Official, at (417) 328-1609 or mstonestreet@SBUniv.edu
- New students (transfer and freshmen) are required to meet with the certifying official before the Department of Veterans Affairs certification can be processed.
- Distance Education and Deployed/Activated students should contact Veteran Student Services for assistance.
For assistance in understanding or complying with the above regulations, please contact the SBU VA Certifying Official, Michael Stonestreet, at (417) 328-1609.
After submitting this form, though most students receive payment much earlier, please allow at least 4-6 weeks for your information to be updated with the Department of Veterans Affairs.
SBU's VA Certifying Official will provide support services throughout your academic pursuits while trying to provide a timely certification. It is important to note that this list is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, and it remains the student's responsibility to ensure that they are in compliance with their respective benefit program.
If you have any questions at any time, please contact the SBU VA Certifying Official, Michael Stonestreet, directly at (417) 328-1609 or mstonestreet@SBUniv.edu
By submitting this form you acknowledge your understanding of the aforementioned responsibilities.