Our Mission at the Veterans Office
The Los Angeles Pierce College Veterans Office is committed to establishing a supportive environment for veterans, military students and their family members to successfully reach their educational goals.
A Message From Our Director of Financial Aid & Veterans
Pierce Veteran and Military Students,
The Veterans Office is designed as a liaison between you as
a veteran and the Veterans Administration. Our staff will forward
all documents required by the Veterans Administration directly
to the Muskogee Regional Office.
If you need further assistance, be sure to contact us by phone at
or send us an email at
Director of Financial Aid, Scholarships & Veterans
Announcements, News, & Upcoming Events!
CSUN Discussion - October 14, 2014, 11am - 1pm
Are you planning on transferring to CSUN? If yes, this get together may be for you. CSUN Veterans Representations will be on campus on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 from 11am to 1pm in the International Students Lounge, located on the 2nd floor of the Student Services Building. Come join us, have pizza and meet fellow veterans. Topics to be discussed are: 1) talk about transitioning into the classroom environment, 2) learn about how to become involved, 3) information about CSUN admissions process, 4) learn about Veterans Services at CSUN, and 4) meet the SVO president, Sigma Tau Alpha Co-Ed veteran fraternity member.
Resources for Veterans
At our Spring semester Kick Off "Welcome Back" Lunch for veterans we received requests from students for more information regarding mental health resources. We appreciate feedback from our students and have developed a detailed list of mental health resources available to veterans, military members, and their families within the community.
New Veteran & Military Student Facebook Page
In an effort to further connect with our veteran and military students, we have created a new Facebook page. This Facebook page gives students an additional way to connect and provide feedback to the veterans office. Please "Like" our page to receive information about upcoming events for our veteran students.
New Website Devoted to Women Veterans
U.S. Department of Labor develops new website devoted to Women Veterans. DOL Secretary Tom Perez discusses the DOL ongoing efforts to understand the needs of women veterans and they can best optimize their skills.
Welcome Back Lunch, Spring 2014
Several veteran and military students attended the Welcome Back Lunch event on February 26th in the Great Hall. Students networked with each other, enjoyed a free lunch, collected information from the resource fair, and listened to guest speakers Levi Kinnard and Rob Yopps talk about their experiences as veterans. Resource fair participants included: CSUN, CSULA, UCLA, Chatsworth and Sepulveda Vet Centers and Pierce College Student Services Departments (Financial Aid, Veterans Office, Health Center, Special Services, Counseling, Career and Transfer, Center for Academic Success, Mentor and Mentee Program).
Read More about the event in the Roundup Newspaper
Listen to radio interview about the event by Pierce veteran Mareo Lawson