Military & Veterans
Thank you for your service! We want to help with your transition from military to civilian and student life.
Whether you have completed your service and are enrolling for the first time, interrupted your education to serve and are now returning, or began your studies elsewhere and are transferring to ICC, we’ll be here for you to make the most of your educational experience.
You may be eligible to receive benefits through one or more of the following educational programs:
- Department of Veterans Affairs GI Bill®
- Dependent Educational Assistance (DEA)
- Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E)
- Tuition Assistance for Service Members
- Illinois Veterans Grant
- Illinois National Guard Grant
- Deceased, Disabled, and MIA/POW Veterans’ Dependents Scholarship
How to Request Veteran Benefits
Submit the Veterans Benefits Application form if you are using veterans benefits for the first time at ICC.
Update to Veterans Benefits Processing
To request use of veteran benefits, students will need to submit the Request for Certification form to the Veterans Services Office each semester.
Honoring Illinois’ Fallen
Illinois Central College honors the Illinois Flag Display Act in accordance with the State of Illinois. Accordingly, the college flies the flag of the United States of America and the Illinois state flag at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on the day of the funeral of every fallen Illinois soldier and the two days preceding that day.