Know Your Rights
Frequently asked questions from the Army Discharge Review Board.
We offer a how-to guide that explains the process of applying for a military discharge upgrade or a change in the reason for your military discharge.
Some veterans are able to access VA benefits immediately. People with Honorable and General discharges are typically able to access VA benefits without a problem. If you have a different discharge characterization—Other Than Honorable, Undesirable, or Bad Conduct—then it will be harder. But it might be possible. This guide will show you how.