2016-2017 Catalog > Veterans Office
Takena Hall 117, 541-917-4858
The Veterans Specialist is the VA School Certifying Official for LBCC, assisting student veterans, current military service personnel, and eligible dependents with VA Educational Benefits. The Specialist reports enrollment information, academic progress and graduation to the VA. Academic advising, counseling, and referral for veterans are available. The type of educational benefits varies, please see the Veterans Specialist for more information or visit the VA website at www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/index.asp. Contact information and office hours are can be found on the LBCC Veterans page at www.linnbenton.edu/veterans/veterans-education-resources.
If you would like more information about Veterans & Dependents Education Benefits, please contact the LBCC Veterans Office or stop by the Veterans window during open counter hours located in Takena Hall.
Veteran Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014
The following individuals shall be charged the in-state rate, or otherwise considered a resident, for tuition and fees purpose.
Any veteran receiving GI Bill® benefits while attending Linn-Benton Community College is required to obtain transcripts from all previously attended schools and submit them to the school for review of prior credit.
Military Transcripts for Army, Marine, Navy and Coast Guard can be requested through the JST System. The Joint Services Transcript (JST) site allows Veterans to access their military transcripts and have them electronically sent to the school of their choice.
JST Transcripts can be requested at: jst.doded.mil/smart/signIn.do
Air Force transcripts can be requested through the Air University: www.au.af.mil/au/barnes/ccaf/transcripts.asp.
By submitting either a Member-4 DD 214, JST or other Military Transcripts, Veterans will be awarded 3 credits toward the PE 231 degree requirement. For this reason, PE 231 is not eligible for certification for VA Education Benefits.
LBCC Veterans Office Responsibilities
Transfer of Credit
Credit for Military Service and Education
Satisfactory Academic Standards and Progress