Getting An Education After Your Service

If you’re a veteran of the U.S. military, you can apply to Heritage and for VA benefits at the same time. Heritage may also allow credit for your military service activities that have educational content to students who have acceptable military records.

For any questions throughout the process, please contact:

Luis Gutierrez
(509) 865-8505
Gutierrez_Luis@heritage.edu

3240 Fort Road
Toppenish, WA  98948



On-Campus Location:  Student Services Building
Lunch: 12 – 1 p.m.
Phone: (509) 865-8505
Cell Phone: (509) 480-8250

Certifying School Official also serves as the Registrar and email communication is highly encouraged. Students are always welcomed to stop by as walk-ins.

Ready to Start Unstoppable You?

Here’s a quick overview of the process for veterans like you:

  1. Apply for Admission
  2. Submit Transfer Students/Transcripts information
  3. Apply for VA Education Benefits
    1. Allow 12 weeks for the VA to determine your eligibility
    2. Bring your VA eligibility certificate to the Veterans Office
  4. Apply for Financial Aid
  5. Schedule Assessment Test – Required of all students pursuing a degree or certificate
  6. Register for Classes
  7. Information for Reasonable Accommodations for students with disabilities
  8. Additional Student Services
  9. Pay Tuition
  10. Follow-up with VA Certifying Official
  11. Attend classes
  12. Check Academic Deadlines