The VA at BGSU - Overview of Our Office


BGSU has two Certifying Officials, Kim Hites and Pam Oler. They are located in the Office of Registration and Records and assist students eligible to receive veterans benefits under the Montgomery GI Bill®. The office ensures proper paperwork is completed, certified and filed with the VA so payments are made. If you are attending classes at BGSU or if you have questions regarding VA benefits, please feel free to stop by or send an email to

To find out more about VA educational benefits, click click here to visit the VA Educational Benefits page.

Nontraditional and Military Student Services (NTMSS) aids Veterans in their transition to BGSU and continues that assistance throughout their college career. Please visit their website here or their physical location at 

Nontraditional and Military Student Services (NTMSS)

16 College Park
Phone: 419-372-8136

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at

Updated: 07/17/2023 10:48AM