Military & Veterans

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.

Paul D. Camp Community College was voted as a Military Friendly School!

Military Friendly School

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

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:

PDC Veterans and Military Application Instructions 2016-17

Veterans and Mesothelioma

Veterans Educational Benefits



Community Resources Toolkit

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

Services Available:

  • 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