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Veteran Student Affairs

We are proud to serve active duty service members, reservists, Veterans and dependents eligible for benefits at HCC. We are here to serve as liaisons between our students and the faculty, staff, service organizations, and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Educational benefits are one of the most valuable benefits afforded to Veterans and qualifying dependents. These benefits are designed to provide eligible individuals with an opportunity for educational and career growth. We are here to help you get the most out of your benefits. The Office of Veteran Student Affairs at HCC is not part of the Department of Veterans Affairs, nor is the staff employed by the Department of Veterans Affairs or Veterans Benefits Administration.

Veteran Student Steps to Enroll 

General Guidelines

Read about correspondence, payments and academic guidelines.
 

Financial Aid for Veterans

Read about us, and find contacts and Post 9/11 GI Bill information.

Required Documents & Forms

View required documents and available forms. 

Debt Prevention

Discover what causes over-payments resulting in a repayment in funds. 

Appointments

You may meet with a representative from the Veteran Student Affairs office by phone. Select the button below to schedule a phone appointment.

  BY PHONE APPOINTMENT 

Note: During peak registration (August, January and May) a limited number of appointments are available.

Veteran Student Affairs Offices

HCC is now fully open, with staff available to serve students on all of our campuses. We will continue to offer virtual support services for those needing flexibility. To ensure the continued safety of our HCC family, all students, faculty and staff will be required to wear a mask and we continue to encourage social distancing while on campus. For these reasons, we highly recommend taking advantage of our remote services. Please make a phone appointment or email veteranstudentaffairs@hccfl.edu for assistance.

Hours:

  • Monday and Tuesday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (in-person and virtual) 4:30 p.m .- 7 p.m. (virtual only) 
  • Wednesday – Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (in-person and virtual)

Additional Resources 

Beyond HCC, there are many resources and services available to support veterans of the U.S. Military and their families.