Veterans Services

Veterans Resources

Dedicated to providing comprehensive services
to support our student veterans

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VA Educational Benefits Office

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

Walk-in hours:
Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - noon and 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
(Closed Fridays during summer term)

Sam Evans, Lead VA Benefits Certifying Officer

Stacey Vasquez, Part-time VA Benefits Certifying Officer

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 233B
Phone:  (541) 463-5684
Fax: (541) 463-4728

Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
(Closed Fridays during summer term)

Sharon Hainley, Administrative Specialist

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
  • Dedicated quiet space available:
    • Monday - Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm and on Friday mornings
    • 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 Student Veteran Club

Bldg. 19, Room 233B
Phone: (541) 463-5684

As well as providing a voice for the concerns of the Lane student veteran population, the club is active in helping veterans reintegrate into academic and civilian life and in promotoing college and community resources.  Contact for scheduled meeting dates and times.