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Veterans Resource Center (VRC)

​​​​​​​​​​​The Veterans Resource Center (VRC) is located in the Student Center.  The center includes both a VRC Office and VRC Lounge, which was opened to provide veteran students with a place to study and connect with other student veterans.  The Lounge is open during the summer, fall, and spring semesters.



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If you would like to chat virtually with the Veteran Specialist, "Knock on Door" of the online Specialist. If the Specialist is not online, you may leave an offline message or schedule a meeting with them for a later time.

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Jonathan Jimenez

The VRC Office is staffed with personnel who can assist student veterans and military connected students with referrals to various services and programs on campus and access to:

  • Computer stations
  • Peer Support
  • Academic Resources
  • Referrals for:
    • Transportation
    • Student Support Services
    • Employment
    • Housing

In addition, the center hosts events to help inform veterans about various external resources available to them.  Please visit the Event Calendar for more information.

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Student Center


Monday: 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. 

Tuesday: 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Thursday 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Friday: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

*Hours are subject to change. Please check our Instagram for updates.


714-432-0202 x26188

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Jonathan Jimenez

Student Success and Equity Specialist-Veterans


Veteran Student Assistant

Caleb Wolff

VA Workstudy Assistants

Justin Reed

Jayce Guillen

Dane Bettencourt

Edgar Gustavo