Veterans Contact Information

Certifying Officials


Ruby Hilker (Veteran Last Name A-L)
(708) 456-0300 Ext. 3651  

Nicole LaCognata (Veteran Last Name M-Z)
(708) 456-0300 Ext. 3531


Office Location 

  B Building
B-216W (2nd floor)



Monday & Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday & Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.


For More Information
  → Go to ISAC gift assistance programs
Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs
United States Department of Veterans' Affairs
GI Bill
  1-888-442-4551 U.S. Military
Military Student Aid
Student Veterans of America
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans  Veteran Center Services of America
A Transfer Guide: Understanding your Military Credit Recommendations
Step-by-Step Conversion to the Post 9/11 GI Bill
Illinois Department of VA Bonus Payment 

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