To process your VA Education Benefits Office please visit the VA Education Benefits Office.
Military Persons Eligibility for Residency - Members of the armed forces stationed on active duty in California are considered in-state for tuition purposes. Spouses and dependents of an armed force member stationed on active duty in California shall be entitled to instate tuition for the duration of the student's enrollment at the California Community College. Fill out the California Residency Questionnaire Form and submit supporting documentation to the Admissions & Records office to be reclassified as Military Personnel for tuition purposes.
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FOR ALL SADDLEBACK COLLEGE STUDENTS:
Counseling Services has a on-line interactive simulation training program, Kognito At-Risk, to help support students' mental health and maintain a healthy environment on our college campus. The goal of this program is to significantly increase the number of individuals on our campus who are trained to identify, address, and refer students exhibiting signs of psychological distress including depression, anxiety, and thoughts of suicide.
To take the FREE course, follow the instructions below:
- Go to: http://www.kognitocampus.com/student/ccc
- Click “Access Training”
- STUDENTS ONLY: Create an account using enrollment key: ccc6445
- Follow the on-screen instructions
Import referral numbers and Crisis Intervention Team information.
Get free Tutoring at the LRC.
Learn about our campus Veterans Memorial
For More Information and Important Links:
For information and forms regarding eligibility, application for benefits, enrollment verifications, and frequently asked questions, please visit the Department of Veteran's Affairs website at www.gibill.va.gov
The Post-9/11 GI Bill provides financial support for education and housing to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days.
California Department of Veteran's Affairs:
California Veterans Resource Book, 8th Edition
Verify your attendance: https://www.gibill.va.gov/wave/index.do
VA Long Beach Healthcare System - Laguna Hills
National Veterans Foundation: http://nvf.org/
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) - The nation's first and largest group dedicated to the Troops and Veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the civilian supporters of those Troops and Veterans.
CalVet Fee Waiver: The College Fee Waiver for Veteran Dependents benefit waives mandatory system-wide tuition and fees at any State of California Community College, California State University, or University of California campus. This program does not cover the expense of books, parking or room and board. There are four plans under which dependents of Veterans may be eligible.
Student Veterans of America - A coalition of student veterans groups from college campuses across the United States. An organization that works to develop new student groups, coordinate between existing student groups, and advocates on behalf of student veterans at the local, state, and national level.
POS REP is a mobile, proximity-based social network made expressly for the military veteran community. POS REP, short for Position Report, connects veterans who served together but more importantly allows veterans to discover peers and resources in their communities.
Housing Information / Resources:
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (find help with rent and utilities)
211 Orange County (find housing, shelters, stay housed)
VA HUD-VASH - Housing Assistance for Veterans