Veteran Services

 

Welcome All Veterans! 

The Veterans Center at City College of San Francisco (CCSF) is located in Cloud 333 & 332 and is comprised of: the Veterans Educational Transition Services (VETS) Office (including Veterans Academic Counseling and Certifying of VA GI Bill®* educational/ vocational benefits), the SF VA Student Veteran Health Program and the Veteran Resource Center & Lounge.

At the Veterans Center on CCSF's main campus in Cloud Hall veterans can: 

    - receive general information about using veterans educational benefits at CCSF

    - meet with a Veteran Academic Counselor for education and career planning     assistance (required if using VA educational or vocational benefits)

    - speak with a Certifying Official (who processes VA educational/vocational benefits)

    - enroll in VA health care

    - find out about local VA medical, mental health & other CCSF & community resources

    - schedule SFVA medical, mental health and some other specialty appointments

    - speak with a VA social worker from our SFVA Student Veteran Health Program

    - receive information or referrals to programs such as DSPS at CCSF                             (for testing or other class accommodations for veterans with disabilities) 

    - speak with other CCSF student veterans 

    - study, eat or hang out in the VRC / Veteran's Lounge 

 

*GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about educational benefits offered by the VA is available at the official U.S. government website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

 

CCSF Veterans Resource Services Sheet

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2020

 

Priority Registration (for Veterans) for the spring 2020 semester begins:

 

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

 

Instruction Begins: Monday, January 13, 2020

 

Important Tips:

Priority Registration is generally available to veterans ~2-4 months prior to the first day of school.

Contact the VETS Office to confirm your priority registration status at (415) 239-3486.

Early completion of the New Student Matriculation Process (see column on the right for details) will help ensure a more timely payment of VA educational benefits.

 

Contact Us

Veterans Educational Transition Services (VETS) Offices

50 Frida Kahlo | Cloud Hall, Room 333 | San Francisco, CA 94112

Phone: (415) 239-3486 | Fax: (415) 239-3490

Email: veterans@ccsf.edu

Monday to Thursday: 8:30AM-5:00PM

Friday: 8:30AM-2:30PM

 

Please Note:  Veteran's Counseling hours are subject to change without prior notice. 

Call  (415) 239-3486 for availability.

Quick Note about out of state tuition:

Veteran exemption:

  • If you enroll within 3 years of your discharge date you should be eligible for in-state tuition at CCSF

For any further questions regarding in-state tuition, please contact the VETS Office at (415) 239-3486. The Residency Department is reachable at (415) 239-3287.

 

 

The Walter S. Newman Veterans Resource Center

The Resource Center, which is located in Cloud Hall 332 (next door to the VETS and SFVA Offices), serves as a veteran student lounge equipped with computers and television among other things which can be used as a study space or simply an area for down time for on campus veterans. 

https://www.ccsf.edu/en/student-services/veterans-affairs/veterans-resource-center.html

 

 


San Francisco VA

Student Veteran Health Program

(Open to All CCSF Veterans) 

ENROLL IN VA HEALTH CARE 

TAKE A PHOTO FOR YOUR VA ID CARD

                 MONTHLY SPEAKERS IN THE FALL AND SPRING SEMESTERS              ON VARIOUS VETERAN-SPECIFIC TOPICS

REFERRALS TO VA MEDICAL, MENTAL HEALTH AND COMMUNITY SERVICES

ASSISTANCE NAVIGATING VA SYSTEMS

CLOUD HALL 333

Call (415) 452-5253 or (415) 452-5151

http://www.ccsf.edu/en/student-services/veterans-affairs/vss.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

Watch a segment about CCSF's Veterans Center*

" Veterans going back to school find specialized support"

*Please note that some aspects of this video could be triggering, particularly for combat veterans. 

Please note: The VETS Office & The Veterans Resource Center will be on CLOSED on Thursday, November 28, 2019, & Friday, November 29, 2019, in observance of Thanksgiving. Our office will resume normal operations on Monday, December 2, 2019. Happy Holidays!