This list is an overview of the most common categories. Visit the Official Veterans Affairs Loan Eligibility page for a complete list and details.
90 Continuous Days of Active Duty
24 continuous months
The full period (at least 90 days) for which you were called or ordered to active duty
This overview is not all inclusive and does not include all guidelines or potential qualifying situations. Contact us or your lender for additional information that applies to your situation.
Unmarried spouse of Veteran who died on active duty of from service connected disability
Spouse of a POW or MIA service member
Surviving spouse who remarried after Dec 16, 2003 AND after turning age 57
1990- Present: 90 days of active service
6 years of service in the Selective Reserve or National Guard