Using Your VR&E at
Code Fellows

U.S. Veterans can use Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E) towards a tech education at Code Fellows!

At Code Fellows, we are committed to providing high-quality education and career opportunities to individuals who have served in the military. We recognize the unique skills and experiences that veterans bring to the table, and we are committed to helping you succeed in the high-demand field of technology.

That's why we proudly accept Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E) benefits to assist you in pursuing your education and career goals.

The VR&E program, also known as Chapter 31, is administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Its primary goal is to assist veterans with service-connected disabilities in achieving meaningful employment. If you qualify for VR&E benefits, you may be eligible to receive financial support for training, education, and other services that can help you pursue a successful career in the technology industry.

How it Works

  1. Determine Eligibility: The first step is to determine your eligibility for VR&E benefits. VR&E benefits are available to veterans with a service-connected disability or an employment handicap. To determine your eligibility, you will need to work with a VR&E counselor from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
  2. Choose a Program: Once you have confirmed your eligibility for VR&E benefits, it's time to connect with a Code Fellows Admissions Advisor to choose a program at Code Fellows that aligns with your career aspirations. We offer courses in software development, ops and cybersecurity designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the tech industry.
  3. Apply for VR&E Benefits: To begin using your VR&E benefits at Code Fellows, you will need to apply for them through the VA. Your VR&E counselor will guide you through the application process and help determine the appropriate level of support you need.
  4. Coordinate with Code Fellows: After your VR&E benefits application is approved, you will need to coordinate with Code Fellows to ensure a smooth transition. Our admissions team will work closely with you to gather the necessary documentation and facilitate the necessary paperwork.
  5. Start your Education: Once all the administrative details are taken care of, it's time to embark on your educational journey at Code Fellows. As a veteran, you'll join a supportive community of like-minded individuals and have access to our experienced instructors and career services team.
  6. Utilize Support Services: At Code Fellows, we offer a range of support services to assist veterans in their learning and career development. Our team is dedicated to helping you succeed, from providing academic support to connecting you with industry professionals through networking events and job fairs.
  7. Maximize Employment Opportunities: One of the key benefits of VR&E benefits is the opportunity to enhance your employment prospects. With our comprehensive curriculum and industry partnerships, you'll gain the skills and experience needed to thrive in the tech industry. Our career services team will provide guidance and resources to help you navigate the job market and secure meaningful employment.

Your military service has equipped you with a unique skill set that can thrive in the technology industry. At Code Fellows, we recognize your potential and are committed to supporting your transition into civilian life. By utilizing your Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E) benefits, you can pursue your passion and embark on an exciting career in technology. Our dedicated team is here to assist you every step of the way, from the application process to post-graduation employment support. Join us at Code Fellows and unlock your full potential in the tech industry.

Apply today and take advantage of your VR&E benefits to launch your career in technology!