Payment Frequently Asked Questions

These are the frequently asked questions the staff at CSRIPS receives in regards to veterans pay.


How much money will I receive for my enrollment?

Please contact our VA Adviser at

If I fail/withdraw from a class, do I have to pay the VA money back?

Yes. You will be required to pay the VA back for your benefits.

Why am I not getting my housing allowance?

Need explanation.

What are my responsibilities to ensure payment is being made?

Discuss hours verification.

Military General

What will the VA pay for?

The VA will pay for any one of the 3 major programs; Firefighter I & II, EMT-Basic, EMT-Paramedic.

Will the VA pay for my continuing education classes?

No.  The VA will only pay for the 3 major programs; Firefighter I & II, EMT-Basic, and EMT-Paramedic.

What do I do after I apply for VA benefits on

Print a copy of the confirmation page that shows your confirmation number and upload it during the application process.

What is the deadline to apply for VA educational benefits?

Once you have identified where you are going to school, you should apply for your VA benefits.

How do I get transcripts from the Military?

Click here for the Joint Services Transcript.