Military & Veterans
PDCCC offers a welcoming campus community in which veteran and military students, their spouses and dependents, are provided comprehensive student services and resources so that they can achieve their education and employment goals.
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 Web site at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
PDCCC Military & Veteran Contacts for Certification:
Franklin Campus – Heidi Warford
Suffolk Hobbs Campus – Marie Linton
PDCCC Military & Veteran Contacts for Class Selection:
Franklin Campus – Trina Jones
Suffolk Hobbs Campus – Dr. Alan Harris
Click the links below for additional information:
Please visit our Financial Aid page at http://www.pdc.edu/financial-aid/veterans/
For questions about Veterans Benefits and financial aid for Veteran and Military students, please contact the Veteran’s Certifying Official inside the Financial Aid Office on either the Franklin (757-569-6715) or Suffolk (757-925-6346) campus. Email may also be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions about programs and classes, admission to the College, registration, student activities or other questions about PDCCC, contact Dr. Alan Harris on the Suffolk Campus (925-6306, email@example.com), Ms. Trina Jones on the Franklin Campus (569-6720, firstname.lastname@example.org), or Dr. Carl Sweat at the PDCCC Smithfield Center (925-6342, email@example.com).
(V3 Certified Employers who are hiring Vets now!)https://h2h.jobs/
(Dept of Veteran Affairs Employment Coordinator)http://www.fedshirevets.gov/http://www.gijobs.com/http://www.helmetstohardhats.org/http://ivetsolutions.org/
(The Institute for Veterans Education and Training)http://www.military.com/veteran-jobshttp://www.militaryconnection.com/veterans.html
http://ivetsolutions.org/ (The Institute for Veterans Education and Training)
www.archives.gov(Request your DD214)
(Employer Support for the Guard & Reserve)
(Fleet & Family Support Services)
www.wearevirginiaveterans.org (Virginia Wounded Warrior Program)
http://www.yellowribbon.mil (Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program)
http://www.va.gov/opa/issues/Homelessness.asp (Resources for Homeless Vets)
http://www.va.gov/opa/issues/ptsd.asp (Resources for PTSD)
http://www.va.gov/opa/issues/mental_health.asp (Resources for Mental Health)
http://www.va.gov/opa/issues/claims_inventory.asp (Resources for disability claims)
(Resources for Military Sexual Trauma -MST)
http://veteranscrisisline.net/ for information or to chat online, or call 1-800-273-8255 Press 1, or Text to 838255, for immediate help
As a participating member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC), Paul D. Camp follows the American Council on Education (ACE) guide to the evaluation of educational experiences of the Armed Services in determining the value of learning acquired in military service. A student deserving credit for learning experiences acquired while in the military services should consult the campus dean for assessment of credits. Forms necessary for the evaluation of this credit include the DD-214, DD-295, and the Army/American Council of Education Registry Transcript System (AARTS) Record.
Veterans Monthly Outreach – Franklin
Every 4th Thursday of the month
American Legion – Charles R. Younts, Post 73
935 Armory Dr. Franklin, VA 23851
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
- General VA Benefit information
- Benefits and qualification information as it relates to VA Medical Care and ID card
- VA Disability Compensation Information and assistance with filing a claim
- VA Education Information
- Information on how to obtain job search assistance
Representatives From Organizations Serving Veterans:
- We Are Virginia Veterans Virginia Wounded Warrior Program
- The Vet Center
- VA Rural Health Care Initiative
- American Legion Post 73
- Virginia Employment Commission (VEC)
- Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 5 ***Please bring DD-214, if not available assistance will be provided on how to obtain your DD-214.
- Department of Rehabilitative Services (DRS)
For more information contact: Daphne Eaton (VWWP) (757) 942-1069 ext. 201