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Rock Creek Veteran Resources

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We provide student veterans, active duty military, their families and the surrounding community with advocacy, resources, support and the opportunity to be successful. We offer transitional tools for veterans to be successful on their path back into civilian workplaces.

PCC considers it an honor to provide resources for the self-sacrificing service given to our country by U.S. military service members. Rock Creek shows that gratitude through the Veteran Resource Center, the Veterans Education Benefits Office, and the services they deliver to the military community. Thank you for your service.

During the current crisis to maintain social distancing standards we are working remotely, but we are open virtually.

Remote services:

  • Virtual Discord space for group studying
  • A place to discuss confidential matters
  • A wealth of knowledge on VA benefits and programs
  • Guidance navigating PCC’s systems.
  • Advocacy for veterans and their families
  • Locating resources for veterans
  • Campus resource info
  • Community resource info
  • Veteran health benefit assistance
  • VA work-study opportunities
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Lost? We’ll help you find what you need
Links for veterans

Hours

Virtual Veterans Resource Center: Open Monday through Thursday, 10am – 2pm

  • Current students: log in to the MyPCC Virtual Help tab and find our chat and Zoom links
  • Future students: call or email us using the contact info below for help getting started

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GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website.

Government resources

RC Benefits Specialist

Robert Robert Hindahl guides and assists veterans transitioning to PCC. He coordinates education benefits with the VA to ensure veterans get the correct benefits. Robert can help with:

  • Montgomery GI Bill®
  • Post-911 GI Bill®
  • VA Vocational Rehabilitation
  • PCC Tuition Waiver for Chapter 35 (Dependents)
  • Guard/Reserve Tuition Assistance