Veterans Education Certification Information

Veterans Education Benefits Certification Information

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Submit a new VA term planner each term:

Every term, students wanting to be certified for VA education benefits must submit a new VA term planner. Planners need to be signed by your academic advisor. Download the planner here.

Maxwell Student Veteran Center

Veterans Crisis Line (and information resources)

Website: Veterans Crisis Line
Phone: (800) 273-8255 Press 1
Text to: 838255
Confidential support 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, 365 days per year

This office assists students with using VA education benefits at Lane Community College. The veterans coordinator is responsible for ensuring students are complying with VA educational benefit rules and certifying student enrollments to the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Prepare for certification:

Apply for VA education benefits and obtain your certificate of eligibility from the VA. Visit with a veterans benefits coordinator, complete a term planner with your advisor, submit to veterans coordinator for processing. We are located in Bldg. 1, Lobby. Sign-in on the computer at the front entrance and a veterans coordinator will assist you.


  • Students using Veterans Education Benefits for the first time at LCC must contact the Veterans Benefits office to complete forms to setup your VA account at LCC. We're located at the location shown below. You can also phone or email us and we'll walk you though the setup process. If you do not contact us, we will not be able to connect your account with the VA and report your enrollment. 

  • Student Veterans wanting to be certified for VA education benefits must submit a new VA term planner each term. Planners need to be signed by your academic advisor. Download the planner.

  • Students are responsible for ensuring certifying officials are informed of all changes to classes, schedules, or credits. Not doing so may impact your VA certification and the benefits paid by the VA.

Veterans Education Benefit Office
Location: Bldg. 1, Lobby
Phone: (541) 463-5663 or (541) 463-5683
Fax: (541) 463-4196

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm
(Closed during lunch 11:30 - 1:00, hours subject to change)

VA School Certifying Officials:
Sam Evans and Stacey Vasquez - Note: Sam and Stacey are not VA employees