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Veterans Services Program

The Veterans Services Program offers a variety of support services and provides assistance to veterans to help them meet their educational goals.

Veterans Resource Center

The Veterans Resource Center is designed to be a gathering place for El Camino College student veterans so they can study, get to know one another, and have a place of their own to hang out between classes. Amenities include:

  • Access to computers
  • Computer assistance
  • Study area
  • Workshops
  • Referrals to a variety of resources, both at the College and in the community

Staff can help students with paperwork regarding their educational benefits, as well as assist them in becoming successful in the college environment. With excellent academic offerings, affordable fees, small classes, outstanding student services and a great Los Angeles-area location, El Camino College truly is an excellent way to focus on your future.

Please note: The Veterans Resource Center in the Student Services Building is currently closed until further notice. 

 

Forms & Resources

Find forms and resources available to Veterans Services Program students.

SALUTE Veterans National Honor Society

Learn about the honor society established for student veterans and military.

Contact Veterans Services

Questions about the Veterans Services Program? Contact us!



The counselors have helped me out in so many ways and have offered excellent advice about planning my future. In the Veterans Resource Center, everyone gets along, and it's nice to have people to talk to who share similar experiences and are of a similar age."

Read Courtney's Story

 

Contact Us

If you need to book an appointment with a counselor, have a quick question, or need to speak with one of our staff members, view the "Chat Online" staff cards below. 

  • If you see the green dot with "Knock on Door," you can click on that and chat with a staff member for immediate assistance.
  • Click "Schedule a Meeting" to talk at a later time; you can choose to either meet by telephone or by video.
  • Click on "Send an Offline Message" to email us.

Video chat with Veterans on Cranium Cafe

Assistant Director

Brenda Threatt
bthreatt@elcamino.edu

Veterans Counselors

Roland "Tony" Zapata
rzapata@elcamino.edu

School Certifying Officials

Nina Bailey
nbailey@elcamino.edu

Rosanna Merrill
rmerrill@elcamino.edu

 

 

 

Veterans Assistance

El Camino College is approved as an institution of higher learning. The Veterans Services Office provides assistance to veterans and eligible dependents in planning educational programs and maintaining compliance with U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) regulations. It is important that VA beneficiaries notify the Veterans Services Program of any changes in enrollment. 

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Students will have a complete understanding of the Veteran Services Program and the student responsibilities to ensure completion of their educational goal. 
 
GI Bill® is registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at www.benefits.va.gov/gibill. 

Questions? Contact Us

Veterans Services
Student Services, Room 140
View Campus Map

eccvetcenter@elcamino.edu

310-660-3486