Important to Remember


1. Initial application takes at least 60-90+ days to be processed once it is received in Atlanta.

2. Chapter 30 (Montgomery GI Bill, Chapter 1606 and Chapter 1607 veterans have to verify their enrollment at the beginning of each month by one of the following processes in order for their VA Educational Benefits check to be released:

a. Call toll-free 1-877-823-2378 or;

b. Go to theWAVE website.

3. Notify the Military Services Coordinator at CSU immediately of any changes in your enrollment (drop/add), or change in major.




Important Phone Numbers

Questions concerning benefits, payments, etc. (888) 442-4551

Verification of Enrollment(Chapter 30, 1606 and 1607 recipients only) (877) 823-2378

Veterans Services Coordinator at CSU (843) 863-7050


VA Point of Contact at Charleston Southern University:

Rebekah Davis
Veterans Services Coordinator
Phone: (843) 863-7050
Fax: (843) 863-7070

Yellow Ribbon

Yellow Ribbon Program

CSU is a Yellow Ribbon Program participant. If you apply to use Chapter 33 VA Educational Benefits you may be eligible to participate in this program

Military Friendly

Military Friendly College

Military Advanced Education (MAE) has selected Charleston Southern University as a top military friendly school and has included CSU on its 2015 MAE Guide to Colleges & Universities list.