Veterans Services

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

Veterans Resources

Dedicated to providing comprehensive services
to support our student veterans

See KVAL's story about Lane's Veteran's Services

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, 8:30 am - 11:30 and 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
(Hours subject to change depending on manning)
(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 233B
Phone: (541) 463-5684
Fax: (541) 463-4728

Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
(Hours subject to change depending on manning)
(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 Student Veteran Club

Curently seeking a student veteran leader to re-establish this club. Contact if you're interested.



As well as providing a voice for the concerns of the Lane student veteran population, the club's goal is to help veterans reintegrate into academic and civilian life and promote college and community resources.