School Certifying Officials

The School Certifying Official is a liaison for Augsburg students and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. An SCO’s main responsibility is to report student enrollment information – term dates, credit loads, qualifying costs – to the VA in order for benefit payments to be disbursed.

The Certifying Official can also:

  • Answer general questions about federal VA Education Benefits
  • Provide hardcopy VA Forms
  • Assist students with completing VA Forms
  • Submit forms to the VA
  • Contact the VA on behalf of a student with specific benefit-related issues

School Certifying Officials at Augsburg College

Tom Kelsey
Phone: 612-330-1038
Email: kelseyt@augsburg.edu

Location:
Enrollment Center
First Floor Sverdrup Hall