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Military Education and Veteran Services

Military Education and Veteran Services

OC is recognized as a Military Friendly School and Best for Vets College

What's New?

Shelton Visit Day - On the 11th of January we will be headed down to Shelton Campus to provide a number of services. Call (360)473-2821 for mor information!


Office Closures - Our offices will be closed on January 16th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.


Career Planning -  On January 19th at 11:00AM - 12:30PM Career Center staff will be coming down to the VMSC to provide Career Planning for Veterans, don't miss this great opportunity.


Fun Event - January 19th After Career Planning join us for some Soup, Sandwiches, and movies on the couch as we launch our "Snow Day" Relaxation break in the VMSC.


Fax Numbers - Our old Fax line is no longer in service. If you need to fax us any information please send it to (360)475-7156


New Hours - The VMSC has resumed normal times of operation 7AM- 5PM Monday through Friday.


Veterans Benefits Breifing and SOAR - Poulsbo and Shelton Campuses now have their own Orientations, sign up soon, tickets go fast!


Walk-In advising - advising hours are available on Thursdays 11AM - 5PM


Digital Information Packets

Tuition Assistance (Navy)
Military Spouse - MyCAA
Chapter 33 - Post 9/11 GI Bill®
Chapter 30 - Montgomery GI Bill®
Chapter 31 - Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment
Chapter 35 - Dependents Education Assistance

The Military Education and Veteran Services Department is your one-stop shop to accessing your VA Education, Military Tuition Assistance, MyCAA benefits, and additional support services at Olympic College. We are currently located on the Bremerton Campus in the Engineering (ENG) Building. The Veteran and Military Benefits team assists in the processing and certification of educational benefits (VA, TA, MyCAA). The Veteran and Military Support Center team provides support services including assistance with admissions, eBenefits, Web TA, advising appointments, and referrals.

Veterans Benefits Briefing & New Student Orientation (SOAR)

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Veterans Benefits Orientation is comprised to two events:

1. An Olympic College SOAR: A special Session tailored for Military/Veteran Students. The SOAR sessions are an easy, convenient way for you to get all the information you need to start your education and begin preparing for your first quarter. After the session you will be invited to schedule an appointment with our Veteran Transitions Manager who can advise you for an Associates in General Studies, Associates in Arts - DIrect Transfer Agreement(DTA) or provide referrals to program and faculty advisors.

2. A Veterans Benefits Briefing: This benefits briefing is designed to teach you everything about your Post 9/11 GI Bill® Education Benefits, how to properly utilize your benefits, what you can expect from Olympic College MEVS Department and what we expect from you.