Veterans Services

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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. Get the planner here

Veterans Services

Dedicated to providing comprehensive services
to support our student veterans

Watch the full 2017 LCC veterans recognition ceremony

See KVAL's story about Lane's Veteran's Services (2013)

VA Educational Benefits Office

Location: Bldg. 19, Room 233
Phone: (541) 463-5663 or (541) 463-5683
Fax: (541) 463-4196

Walk-in hours:
Monday - Friday, 7:30 - 11:00 and 12:30 - 5:00
(Hours subject to change depending on staffing)
(Closed Fridays during summer term)

Sam Evans, Lead VA Benefits Certifying Officer
Stacey Vasquez, Part-time VA Benefits Certifying Officer
NOTE: Sam and Stacey are not VA employees.

The VA Educational Benefits Office assists students in determining their eligibility and application for VA educational benefit funding, is responsible for certifying those entitled to VA educational benefits, and also reports to the Department of Veterans Affairs if a student does not remain in compliance with VA rules and regulations for receiving these benefits.

Maxwell Student Veteran Center

Maxwell Student Veteran Center flag wallLocation: Bldg. 19, Room 233
Jennifer Anderson
Phone: (541) 463-5684 
Fax: (541) 463-4728

Monday - Friday, 7:30 - 11:00 and 12:30 - 5:00
(Hours subject to change depending on staffing)
(Closed Fridays during summer term)

The Maxwell Student Veteran Center provides a spot where Lane student veterans can take a breather, study, get questions answered, or make connections with fellow Lane student veterans.

The Center offers:

  • PC and Mac computer stations with internet access (two are fully accessible), wifi, networked printer, and specialized software
  • Lounge/study area
    • Comfortable seating
    • Meeting space
    • Telephone for local calls
    • Coffee
    • Message board
    • Veteran-related Lane and community resource information
    • DVD/book/used textbook lending library
    • Notebook computer loan program
    • Current veteran-related magazines, periodicals, and literature
    • Wifi for use with personal computers
    • Telephone for local calls

Robert D. Maxwell - Congressional Medal of HonorThe Maxwell Student Veteran Center is named in honor of World War II veteran Technician 5th Grade Robert Dale Maxwell, 7th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division. Mr. Maxwell was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for "conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at risk of life above and beyond of the call of duty on September 7, 1944." He was employed as an auto Mechanics instructor in Advanced Technology at Lane Comunity College in 1966; he retired in 1986.

Lane Community College Student Veterans Alliance

We are thrilled to announce that LCC now offers a Student Veterans Club on campus! The Chapter provides Veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to transition to college and beyond. The LCCSVA will build community relationships on campus and across Lane County area to help our students and Veterans thrive.

More Information:
laneccsva @

Chapter President: Scott Jones
Faculty Advisory: Michael Sámano, Ph.D.
Meeting Dates: TBD
Maxwell Student Veteran Center
Bldg: 19, Room 233

Veterans Crisis Line

Website: Veterans Crisis Line
Phone: (800) 273-8255 Press 1
Text to: 838255
Confidential support 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, 354 days per week