Welcome to the Veterans Resource Center

The Veterans Resource Center (VRC) provides comprehensive services and resources to meet the unique needs of our student veterans and other military-connected students. The VRC team is committed to supporting our students through a strengths-based approach, in an effort to assist them in achieving their academic goals.

**Question about certification and to check your status? Email us at  VRC@cerritos.edu 

VRC Spring 2024 Hours of Operation: Monday/Tuesday/Thursday: 8 am-5 pm

Wednesday: 8 am- 6 pm; Friday: 8 am-4:30 pm


Interested in Learning More About the VRC? Here is How We Can Help!

On Campus Services

  • Cerritos College Application Assistance 
  • VA Educational benefit Assistance
  • MyCerritos Portal and Single Sign On (SSO) Navigation Assistance
  • Educational and Career Counseling
  • Financial Aid General Assistance and Referrals
  • Scholarship Research/Essay Assistance
  • Transfer Application Workshops and Referrals
  • Computer Lab, Workstations & Printing
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Student Veterans Club (SVC) and Community Building! 

Outside Partners & Services

  • Veteran Peer Access Network (VPAN)
  • Monthly Veteran Service Officer (VSO) Visits:
    • VA Claims for Service  Connection & Compensation 
    • Service Connected Increases
    • Advice on Previously Denied Claims 
    • CalVet College Tuition Fee Waiver Assistance
    • CalVet Driver's License Verification (Requires DD214 or VA ID Card)
  • US Vets
    • Mental Health Services   
    • Housing Assistance
  • Employment and Career Building Assistance 
    • Resume writing, interview skills, and more!

GI Bill® is a 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 Web site at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

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