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Updated Online SCO Handbook Published

The Procedures team is pleased to announce version 6 of the SCO Handbook is available as an on-line Handbook. In addition to this Handbook becoming an on-line resource, content was updated on the following topics: Rounding-out, Fry Scholarship, SCO Training Requirements and we removed the majority of outdated chapter 1607 references.
Please note: Rounding out is being phased out and will […]

By |June 25th, 2020|General|0 Comments|

Pass/Fail courses Clarification

The current situation with COVID-19 has brought to light that there has been confusion about the approvability and certifiability of Pass/Fail courses, as well as how they are treated by VA so the SAA and I felt we needed to put out clarified information regarding Pass/Fail courses. As this also relates to our co-requisite remedial/deficiency courses they have been […]

By |April 8th, 2020|General|0 Comments|

Update to FAQ’s

Yesterday there were updates to Questions 1 and 2 for IHLs and Questions 2 and 3 for NCDs.
This is a dynamic situation, and as we continue to implement Senate Bill 3503 (signed into law March 21, 2020) and as the situation continues to develop VA Central Office may have more information available for you.
At this time, though, VA requests […]

By |April 7th, 2020|General|0 Comments|

SCO FINAL FAQS – COVID-19

The Veteran Affairs Approvals, Compliance and Liaison Team is committed to helping our GI Bill beneficiaries and School Certifying Officials during this unprecedented COVID-19 period.  Attached are some common questions and answers regarding enrollment certification guidance that should assist you in submitting enrollment periods that have been affected by COVID-19.
Note, we’re following current VA policy for all enrollment requirements, […]

By |April 1st, 2020|General|0 Comments|