Welcome and Thank You for Your Service!
The Veterans’ Services Office was established to provide resources, support, and advocacy to veterans, active military personnel, and their families. Our staff is committed to offering quality assistance and guidance throughout your educational journey here at Southwestern College.
Our Veterans Services Team consists of the Veterans' Services Office, the Veterans'
Resource Center and our Veterans' Counselor. These skilled and committed team members
(many of whom are veterans and/or dependents) are here to assist you at each step
of the way as you begin this new chapter of your life. Our Student Veteran Handbook also gives you all the information you need to get started and begin using your benefits
at Southwestern College.
School Certifying Officials: Please fax or email Parent Letters to speed processing (see Get In Touch below).
Students using benefits must declare their intent to use their benefits each semester. Start here!
Important information for students using VA benefits
Enrollment fee waiver for eligible dependents of veterans
The VRC offers a wide variety of services to support the success of our student Veterans and military-affilaited students
Find a variety of resources (both on-campus and off-campus) to support our veteran and military-affiliated students, FAQs about your benefits and the certifying process, information on the Student Veterans Organization, and other tools to support your success!
A comprehensive annual guide to services and programs for veterans and military-affiliated students attending Southwestern College
Get In Touch
Contact us if you need help or have questions.
Veteran Services Office
Cesar Chavez Student Services Center, 1st Floor
900 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910
Monday - Thursday
8:00am - 6:30pm
8:00am - 3:00pm (Closed on Fridays 5/28-08/09)
Saturday - Sunday
Note: Closed on legal and campus holidays
GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)