Veteran and Military Services

Tiffin University is committed to providing support to military service members and veterans as they work towards their educational goals and degree attainment.  The Veteran and Military Resource Center (VMRC) was established and dedicated on November 11, 2015 and serves both campus-based and online students.


Veteran and Military Services
Tiffin University
155 Miami St.
Tiffin, OH 44883
(419) 448-3340

Contact: Denise Burkin

Main Duties:

The Veteran and Military Resource Center assists veterans, active duty military, and spouses of current service members in utilizing their education benefits.  VMRC provides information regarding benefit processes and procedures, as well as support in navigating the transition from military to academic life by facilitating connections with the appropriate support services on campus.  Contact the Assistant Director of Veteran and Military Services at 419-448-3340 ( for assistance.

VA School Certifying Official:

Denise Burkin is the Certifying Official at Tiffin University.  Denise has worked on campus since 2005.  The duties of the Certifying Official include certifying government paperwork for those receiving, or those who are eligible for, VA benefits.  Denise attends VA workshops regularly and also stays in contact with VA officials.

Chapter Benefits:

The GI Bill is a benefit that is paid to eligible veterans or reservists of the United States Armed forces.  There are several different chapters under which a veteran may receive benefits. These chapters are listed below.  Also, please be aware that the VA determines eligibility for receiving benefits, not the Office of Veterans Affairs at Tiffin University.

To find out more about VA benefits please view our Chapter Information page.

Websites for Veterans:

Application for Benefits
W.A.V.E. logo
G.I. Jobs
Ohio County Veterans Service Offices

If you need additional assistance, please visit the VA website or by calling the toll-free number 1-888-GI-BILL-1 (1-888-442-4551) to speak with a Veterans Benefits counselor.