Veterans Education & Transition Services (VETS) Program

Saddleback College VETS Veterans Education and Transition Services


Welcome to the Saddleback College Veterans Education & Transition Services (VETS) Program webpage.
Saddleback College is committed to easing the transition process and providing opportunities for success to our United States Military Veterans. The VETS Program directly provides support services and acts as a bridge to external support services for student Veterans, active military personnel, and their loved ones. VETS Program services include but are not limited to: new student guidance, Veterans counseling, scholarship and financial aid assistance, access to emergency grants, a link to the Veterans Student Council, outreach to the military affiliated community, a venue for community-building, and more. The VETS Program hosts events aimed at reintegration into civilian and college life.

Please call 949-582-4252 or email us at to set a veteran counselor appointment or for more information. To certify your courses, email 


Attention Students

The VETS Program is closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  VETS Program will be ready to support you with your academic, career, and personal counseling needs via phone and other online formats.


Our hours this summer are Mon-Wed 8-4:30. Again, to schedule your appointment, please call: 949-582-4252 or email us at Check your college email account regularly for Townhall sessionsa nd more information.


We understand that this is a challenging time, but please know that VETS Team is here to help you! Please continue to check our website for further updates.