Veterans and Military Service Members

 

Contact Us

(440) 366-7378
veterans@lorainccc.edu

Office Hours

Monday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

At LCCC, we are committed to serving veterans, active duty personnel, reservists, National Guard and their family members, as they begin life’s next mission. The Veterans Services Center acts as a liaison with Veterans Administration to certify enrollment for students utilizing G.I. Bill or Vocational Rehabilitation benefits. We can also assist you with the resources needed to remove any barriers to your academic, career and life goals.

 

 

Tips for Servicemembers and Veterans

 

Getting Started

LCCC takes pride in having services specific to military-connected students. We will not only ensure you have a smooth transition but will make sure that you have the necessary support and resources to accomplish your educational goals. Our office will also assist you with getting connected to campus and community resources.

Welcome to LCCC and thank you for your service!

 

Enrollment Process for Military Veterans
  1. Meet with our School Certifying Officials (SCO’s) to discuss your education benefits

Chad G. Marks
(440) 366-7378
cmarks1@lorainccc.edu

Schedule an appointment with a School Certifying Official

  1. Apply for admission to LCCC
  2. Apply for and/or transfer VA Education Benefits from another school or university to LCCC
  3. Request official transcripts to be sent to LCCC (High School, GED, College, and Military)ATTN: Transfer Center
    1005 N. Abbe Rd
    Elyria, OH 44035
    Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard transcripts
    Air Force transcripts
  4. Apply for FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
    Students using VA/DoD education benefits are still able to receive financial aid. These additional funds can help pay for any tuition, fees, books and supplies not covered by your VA benefits.
  5. Take the Accuplacer Assessment Test
    You will need to take the Accuplacer Assessment before scheduling classes. The Accuplacer Assessment will identify your placement into English and Math courses.
  6. Create a MyCampus Account
    MyCampus is the online tool LCCC students use to register for classes, access student emails and much more
  7. Complete the New Student Orientation and College Student Inventory
    All students are required to complete the College Student Inventory (CSI). The CSI helps create an open dialogue with your advisor regarding individual support and challenges you may face in starting college. You can complete the CSI and orientation through you MyCampus account.
  8. Register for Classes
    You can register through your MyCampus account or at Enrollment Services. (You may only register for classes that apply directly to your degree program)
  9. Complete your Online Certification Request
    You must complete a Certification Request every semester, in order to receive VA funding.
  10. Purchase Books
    Be sure to ask about our Veteran Book Borrowing Program!
  11. Start Your Classes!

 

Local Community Colleges Ease the Transition from Military to Workforce

Northeast Ohio post-secondary education institutions highlight ways they are taking an active role in helping veterans plan and execute their futures. 

Read the story in Cleveland Magazine. 

 

 

For more information about your education, benefits, community resources and other external services please contact our office at veterans@lorainccc.edu or (440) 366-7378.

 

School Certifying Officials

Chad G. Marks
(440) 366-7378
cmarks1@lorainccc.edu

Schedule an appointment with a School Certifying Official

 

Association of Veterans Education Certifying Officials

 

 

*GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government web site.