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Veterans Support and Resource Center

Veterans and Dependents Student Success Support

The objective of the Veterans' Support Program is to provide information and assistance to veterans and dependents of veterans eligible for Veterans Educational Assistance. SBCC academic counseling, career, transfer, tutorial and other services are part of SBCC's mission to offer eligible program participants support to achieve their educational goals. A comprehensive packet provides information on eligibility, application procedures and special assistance. Copies may be obtained by mail or in person at the Veterans Office located in ECOC Building 1 Room 7.

Veterans Educational Benefits include Chapter 33 (Post 9/11 GI Bill®), Chapters 30, 31, 32, 1606, REAP, and Dependents' Educational Assistance Program Chapter 35 as well as the New Chapter 33 Transfer of Eligibility to a Dependent, and Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA). Veterans and dependents may be eligible to receive educational benefits depending on the program that they may qualify for.   

Specific services include:

  • Enrollment information to prospective students
  • Veterans and Dependents Work Study (on and off campus)
  • Processing of Veterans Educational Assistance Benefits
  • Veterans Tutorial Assistance
  • Unit and course verification and certification
  • Veterans off-campus referrals
  • Follow-up academic counseling
  • Referrals to off-campus services

Veterans Financial Aid Videos

For information on veterans' benefits, choose one of the following videos:

Eligibility for New Post-9/11 GI Bill®: Chapter 33

Benefits of the New Post-9/11 GI Bill®: Chapter 33

Specific GI Bill® Questions

Selected Veterans and Dependents Web Pages

Apply for GI Bill® Education Benefits Online California Community Colleges: Chancellor's Office Veterans Services
US Department of Veterans Affairs Heart Heroes Adaptive Riding Center
California Department of Veterans Affairs WAVE (Web Automated Verification of Enrollment)
CDVA Women's Veterans Programs VA Programs for Women Veterans Vocational Rehabilitation
CAL Vet/Education Assistance Service Members Opportunity Colleges (SOC)

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Service

County of Santa Barbara Veterans Services Offices

Veterans Hospitals and Outpatient Clinics

County of Ventura Veterans Services

Ventura Vet Center

San Luis Obispo County Veterans Services


Kyle Rasmussen

Our staff includes the Veterans Program Advisor, Veterans Academic Counselors, and Veterans College Work Study Students.

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