Veterans Affairs, Virginia

Benefits Improvement Act of 2020

In accordance with Section 1018 of Public Law 116-315, Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe, M.D. Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020. Hampton University will follow what Section 1018 codifies in statue the following requirements. The answer to each requirement has a link listed that will explain the requirement in detail

Section 1

Schools must provide a covered individual (a student using benefits under chapter 30, 31, 32, 33, or 35 of title 38, U.S.C., or chapter 1606 of title 10, U.S.C.) with a personalized shopping sheet that contains:

Tuition and Fees up to the allowable amount issued by The Department of Veteran Affairs will be applied to the student’s tuition and fees. Any cost above that will be the responsibility of the student.


Schools must maintain policies that:

All veteran students must complete a Veteran Affairs Certification Form.

Veteran Affairs Certification Request Form

All students must be advised and received a pin prior to enrolling into courses. Listed below are the contact for School Deans and the Student Success Center.
• Business
• Engineering and Technology
• Journalism and Communications
• Liberal Arts and Education
• Nursing
• Pharmacy
• Science
• Graduate College

All students at the time of advisement, receive a course curriculum with all courses listed and the time it takes to complete. Link to each school.

  • Hampton University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, educational specialist, and doctorate. Hampton University also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Hampton University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (

  • The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost complies with SACSCOC regulations and submits all new programs for approval.
  • Academic Catalog (for more information)

Schools must designate an employee of the educational institution to serve as a point of contact for covered individuals and family members seeking assistance with:


Additional information is listed in the Academic Catalog. 

Section 2

Point of Contact

Section 2

State Approving Agency will take action when the education institution does any of the following:


Hampton University
Office of the Registrar,