Mission College Veterans Services

Veteran's Checklist - How To Enroll

Step 1 Apply to Mission College: Admissions Application Process

Step 2 Apply to the VA: First time & Continuing Students

Step 3 Request ALL Transcripts

Step 4 Choose a Program of Study

Step 5 Obtain a VA Student Educational Plan (SEP) and submit ALL required documents

Step 6 Enroll in SEP Classes & Verify Enrollment

Please review the list below to see how Veterans Services can benefit you.

Information for Veterans, their Spouses, and Eligible Dependents
  • Admission - Prospective student must complete and submit the application for admission to Mission College. Apply Now
  • Veterans Educational Benefit - You may apply for VA Educational Benefits at www.gibill.va.gov or request an Application for Education Benefits form from the VA representative. We recommend that you apply for benefits online for faster service. When you receive the "Certificate of Eligibility" letter from the Department of Veterans, please submit the letter to the VA representative to finalize your paperwork for VA benefits. You also need to submit a copy of your DD 214 (if discharged from service).
     
    Veterans receiving VA benefits must call 1-877-823-2378 once a month for verification of attendance.
  • Transfer Credits and Academic Advising - All veterans applying for educational benefits must submit official transcripts from previous college / university they attended for evaluation and must have an Educational Plan prepared by the VA Counselor. Please call the Counseling Office at 855-5030 to make an appointment with a counselor.
  • Registration - Veterans are given a priority date to register. It is your responsibility to follow your educational plan and know the important deadlines of the college. Please notify the VA Representative of any change with your academic status.
  • Financial Aid - You may qualify for Financial Aid. We encourage you to contact the Financial Aid Office at (408) 855-5065 for further information.