VA Certifying Official Walk-in VA Hours

Throughout the semester, please know that we are available to assist you in person (by appointment) and remotely via phone, email and chat.  We are able to provide convenient remote assistance to you via email at:, by phone at 732-224-2095 and online by using the Ask JB chat function (available Fridays 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)  If you would like to schedule an appointment for in-person assistance please call us at 732-224-2095.  Remote assistance is available to you Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

If you have questions specific to eligibility for benefits or to confirm monthly payment from the VA, please contact the GI Bill® Hotline at 1-888-GI-BILL-1.

PLEASE NOTE:  Summer hours (June-August) may differ from regular business hours.  Please contact the Veterans Center at (732) 224-2095 or via email at: before coming to campus.

Please remember these hours are updated regularly and you should check before you come to the College.

There may be times when the Veterans Center hours may change because of training or other events. This website will make note of any business hour adjustments (and this information will also be posted at the Veterans Center.)

For full information on how to use your benefits at Brookdale, phone our Veterans Center at 732-224-2095, or email us. We encourage you to visit the GI Bill® website at for more information.


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