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Step 2: Get admitted to PCC

After you apply for benefits with the VA, you will need to apply for admission to PCC.

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Visit admissions to complete the application.

  1. Get admitted

    If you haven't taken a class at PCC in the last two years, you need to apply for admission.

  2. Choose a major

    The application will ask what you plan on studying at PCC. To qualify for benefits, you must be enrolled in a credit program seeking a degree or certificate. If you are not sure what you plan to study, first explore the academic programs offered at PCC. Then get help choosing a program:

After getting admitted

After you are admitted, you'll need to visit the Veterans Education Benefits Office to talk to a veterans specialist.