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VETERANS' RESOURCE CENTER

Program’s Mission Statement:
The mission of the Veterans Program is to provide military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education.

Program’s Description:
The Veterans Program promotes an attitude of collaboration within the campus and surrounding community to increase awareness and sensitivity to issues concerning veterans. The goal of the program is to create an encouraging environment by acknowledging, honoring, and addressing veterans’ unique needs, while helping them attaining their educational goals.

Program’s Learning Outcomes
The student will:
1. Discover campus and community resources available to veterans;
2. Demonstrate social responsibility through participation in Veterans Club activities;
3. Demonstrate self-advocacy skills.

NEWSAPPLICATION PROCESS

SPRING 2016 HOURS (February 8 to June 6)
Monday to Thursday, 9am to 5pm
Friday, 9am to 4pm

Educational Counselor hours:

Thursday, 9-5pm and Friday, 9-2pm

VETSUCCESS ON CAMPUS (VSOC)

LACC participates in the VSOC program. The VSOC program aims to help student Veterans and their qualified dependents succeed and thrive through a coordinated delivery of on-campus benefits assistance and counseling leading to completion of their education and preparing them to enter the labor market in viable careers.

FEELING STRESSED? NEED SOMEONE TO TALK TO?

Ms. Helen Yum is available on campus on Tuesdays to meet with student veterans. Feel free to contact Ms. Yum at hyum@usvetsinc.org or at (562) 373-5477 to set up an appointment.

STEP 1:  Complete a Veterans Responsibility Contract

STEP 2:  Register for classes and pay your fees in the College Business Office

STEP 3:  Submit your Veterans Resource Contract with required documents and Proof of Course Registration to the Veterans Resource Center

 Veterans Club
LACC Veterans Club | Spring 2011

AVAILABLE SERVICESGENERAL OFFICE INFORMATION

 SERVICES:

  • One-Stop Shop

  • Priority Registration

  • Campus Service Referrals

  • Orientation

  • Laptop and Book Rental

  • VA Educational Benefits Certification

  • Veterans Club

  • Peer Mentoring

  • Disability services through the Office of Special Services (OSS)

SPRING 2016 HOURS
Monday to Thursday, 9am to 5pm
Friday, 9am to 4pm

EMAIL

veteransaffairs@lacitycollege.edu

PHONE
(323) 953-4000 Ext. 2125
FAX
(323) 953-4040


CAMPUS LOCATION
Student Union Bldg., Rm. 218


MAILING ADDRESS
Los Angeles City College
Veterans Resource Center
855 N. Vermont Ave.
Los Angeles CA 90029

STUDENT SERVICES ASSISTANT
Krixa Lim
Student Union 218A

EDUCATIONAL COUNSELOR
Daniel Cooper
Thursdays, 9am to 5pm and Fridays, 9am to 2pm
Student Union 218

U.S. VETS MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELOR
Helen Yum
Tuesdays only, 9am to 3pm
Student Union 221

VA VETSUCCESS ON CAMPUS (VSOC) COUNSELOR 
Keri Fujiwara, MS, CRC
Wednesdays only, 9am to 4pm
Student Union 221
Email:  keri.fujiwara@va.gov
Phone: (323) 953-4000 ext. 1253

VETERANS CLUB FACULTY ADVISOR
Professor Richard Lewis

SCHOOL CERTIFYING OFFICIALS
Calvin Rankin
Jeremy Villar, Ed.D.
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