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Veterans Benefits @ TC

How to Apply

Am I eligible for the Yellow Ribbon Program?

To be considered for the Yellow Ribbon Program, veterans must first be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill at the 100% rate. To find out your rate please refer to the Eligibility Chart

How do I apply for benefits under the Post-9/11 GI Bill?


  • Visit the Department of Veterans Affairs’ website to complete and submit the online application for the Post-9/11 GI Bill:
  • Once you have been approved for the Post-9/11 GI Bill, a Certificate of Eligibility will indicate whether your service meets the requirements for the Yellow Ribbon Program.
  • Visit the Teachers College website to complete and submit the online application. For admission information go to the Office of Admission tab or visit:
  • Once you have been accepted into a degree program, bring your Certificate of Eligibility to Teachers College Office of the Registrar and the Veterans Affair Coordinator/Registrar will certify your participation.

Veterans Affair Coordinator

Sam J. Fugazzotto / Registar
(212) 678-4055

GI Bill and General Veteran Questions

Russell Gulizia
(212) 678-4060

Office of the Registrar 525 West 120th Street, Box 311
New York, NY 10027

The Office of the Registrar will file your Certificate of Eligibility to the Department of Veterans Affairs

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