Welcome to the Veterans' Resource Center (VRC) at Santa Monica College, serving veterans entering college for the first time or returning to college to further their education.
The center acts as a liaison with the Veterans Administration to verify enrollment for students claiming benefits under the G.I. Bill or the Veterans’ Vocational Rehabilitation Program. We can also assist the veteran with referrals to various veteran-serving programs in the West Los Angeles area.
The VRC will be CLOSED in observance of holidaysa and flex days:
Flex Days - Friday, March 2, Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Cesar Chavez - Monday, April 9, 2018
Memorial Day - Monday, May 28, 2018
Independence Day - Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Normal Business Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8am - 4pm
Friday: 8am - 1pm
Students can be seen on a first-come, first-serve basis.
No appointments can be made during enrollment. Appointments can be made beginning the third week after the start of fall or spring semesters. Check in with the VRC for wait times.
General Questions: (310) 434-8205
Counseling Questions: VRC Academic Counselor Elaine Morton: firstname.lastname@example.org
Liberal Arts Building, Room 135 (Map #48)
1900 Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
SMC Foundation - Veterans Resource Center