Chapter 1607
Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)

Chapter 1607 is a Department of Defense education benefit program designed to provide educational assistance to members of the Reserve components called or ordered to active duty in response to a war or national emergency declared by the President or Congress.  Reservists who were activated for at least 90 days after September 11, 2001, may be eligible for benefits or an increase to benefits.

First-time Benefit User

Please submit the following to our office:

  • Copy of Application for Benefits VA Form 22-1990
  • Copy of your DD214
  • Copy of orders to active duty

Transfer Students

If you have used benefits at another institution, please submit the following forms to our office:

  • Copy of Request for Change of Program or Place of Training VA Form 22-1995
  • Copy of your DD214
  • Copy of orders to active duty

Contact Us

Office of Veteran Services

Margie Pavlichko

Director of Veteran Services
Phone: (908) 852-1400, ext. 2318
Fax: (908) 979-4277

Hours of Operation:

Monday to Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm EST