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Semester Certifications

Prior to each semester, GI Bill® students need to contact the office of Military and Veterans Success in order to request certification. Veteran Certifications

All veterans will also need to confirm attendance in MyInfo before the add/drop period. 

Post 9/11 Students

Effective December 2021 (Spring 22' semester), you must self-verify enrollments monthly with the GI Bill® Hotline 1-888-442-4551. Two consecutive months of not doing so, will result in a hold of your housing stipend. The MVSC cannot verify your enrollment for you. 

Chapter 30 and 1606 Students

You must self-verify enrollments monthly by contacting the GI Bill® Hotline 1-888-442-4551 or logging on to Welcome to the GI Bill Website - U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs (


Veterans' Student Account Information 

For questions regarding your GI Bill®, or any payments not covered by your GI Bill® please contact the Business Services office in McMullen Hall.

Renee Haefer at (406) 657-1707 or
McMullen Ground Level West


Military Absence/Leave Policy

Montana State University Billings works with individual students with issues related to military orders, deployment, and their related service obligations.

The Registrar, Student Accounts, and faculty work together, based on the timing of the orders, to do what is in the best interest of the individual student with regard to academic and financial implications.

Copies of orders are generally required. Please contact the Military and Veterans Success Center if you run into a conflict between your military service and MSU Billings.






GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by the VA is avaialble at the official U.S. goverment website at GI Bill | Veterans Affairs (