CTC is a Yellow Ribbon Program School effective Fall 2013

 

 

 

 

Yellow Ribbon Program School now in effect!

 

 

 

 

 

Central Texas College is proud to assist veterans and military members in earning a degree or furthering their education. Veterans, dependents and survivors of a veteran may be eligible for VA educational benefits. We are here to assist you.

Location: 

Central Campus
Bldg. 111, Room 222

Hours:

Monday through Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Friday 7:30 - 11:30 a.m.
 

General Inquiries:

Email: veterans.services@ctcd.edu
Phone: 254-526-1160
Fax: 254-526-1480

NOTICE:  Each semester, you must advise the Office of Veteran Services of the courses in which you are enrolled. Each time you register for courses, you must complete the CTC Veterans Enrollment Certificate and provide it to the Office of Veterans Services via email, fax or mail. Contact information is provided on the bottom of the form.

If you are a new student, please include:

 
  • Certificate of Eligibility (must have certificate if Chapter 33), 22-1990 and 22-5490 is acceptable for all other benefits
  • 28-1905 if vocational rehabilitation
  • Degree plan evaluated by a counselor (online students can access this via online mentors)
  • DD-214 (if veteran)
  • Transcripts (by third semester)
  • Kicker documentation (if applicable)
  • 22-1995 or 22-5495 (must have if a transfer student or if changing degree plan)
  • Class schedule (must be registered when turning in documents)
  • NOBE (If using 1606)
  • ALL CHAPTERS MUST PAY FOR TUITION AT TIME OF REGISTRATION UNLESS USING VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION OR POST 9/11. THIS INCLUDES OUT OF STATE POST 9/11 STUDENTS WITH OUT-OF- STATE FEES WHO ARE NOT USING YELLOW RIBBON.

 

Central Texas College offers Veterans Tools for Success

Central Texas College offers a VetSuccess Center at the central campus in Killeen throuigh the Department of Veteran’s Affairs (VA) VetSuccess on Campus (VSOC) program. Through the VSOC program, the VA places experienced vocational rehabilitation counselors on college campuses to assist the growing number of service members, veterans and dependents attending school under the Post-9/11 GI Bill® and other VA educational programs.

The VSOC counselors are trained to provide academic and vocational guidance to veterans and helps connect them to other VA benefits including health care and mental health services. The VSOC counselors maintain close relationships with local VA Vet Centers and VA medical facilities, referring service members, veterans and dependents as needed and provides assistance tp help them apply for VA medical and non-medical benefits. CTC VSOC counselors are located in at Building 118, Rooms 6D and 6F.

VetSuccess on Campus services are available to service members and veterans who are eligible for any of the VA’s educational programs including the Post 9/11 GI Bill and Montgomery GI Bill, and the VA’s Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment program. VSOC counselors can also assist dependents of veterans who are receiving VA education benefits including eligible spouses attending school through the Post 9/11 GI Bill and eligible children.

In addition, VA’s Education and Career Counseling program offers a great opportunity for transitioning service members and veterans to get personalized counseling and support to guide their career paths, ensure most effective use of their VA benefits and help them achieve their goals. Visit Central Texas College’s VSOC counselors on campus to learn more about this program.

VA’s GI Bill website (http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/) offers tools to help veterans transition from military service to student success. For career assistance including connecting to employers looking to hire service members, veterans and dependents, the new Veterans Employment Center on eBenefits (https://www.ebenefits.va.gov/ebenefits/jobs) is a one-stop-shop offering online tools and resources.

For more information, assistance or to schedule an appointment, contact your VetSuccess counselor at Central Texas College

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

James R. Morgan, M. S.

Central Texas College

6200 West Central Texas Expressway

BLDG 118, RM 6D

Killeen, TX  76549

O: (254)-501-3094

james.morgan3@va.gov

james.morgan@ctcd.edu

 

William P. Miller, M.A., M.S.

Central Texas College

6200 West Central Texas Expressway

BLDG 118, RM 6F

Killeen, TX  76549

O: (254)-501-3095

william.miller15@va.gov

wmiller@ctcd.edu