Welcome to the online Illinois Veteran Grant (IVG) Program application.
Please read this important information about the program and how to make sure your application is completed correctly before it is submitted. If you have a Student Portal profile, some of the application information will be prepopulated for you. If you need to create a profile, access the Student Portal and click on Login.
The Illinois Veteran Grant covers tuition and
mandatory fees The college determines mandatory fees that are assessed to every full-time student each term.
Examples: activities, facility operations, grants, health, registration, technology, transportation.
at any public Illinois college or community college. Program Eligibility Requirements
Use the information below to help gather and organize the documents needed to complete your application. The online application process includes the option of uploading and submitting required documentation. Acceptable uploaded files must have one of the following file extensions: .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg, .doc, .docx.
If you are unable or prefer not to submit your documentation electronically, you may instead send it via U.S. mail to ISAC Dept. D, 1755 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL 60015-5209.
Notification to your college
You must notify your college's financial aid office of your eligibility status as soon as possible, but no later than the last scheduled day of classes of the term for which a grant is requested.
Because you will be providing confidential information about yourself while completing this application, be sure to protect your personal data by closing the browser when you are finished. In addition, do not set a bookmark for application pages.
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