Our vision is to honor veterans and those currently serving and their families for their service to our country by providing them with the finest career and technical education in Baton Rouge, LA. If Veteran Affairs & Military Services can assist in your transition into the educational world, please do not hesitate contacting. Thanks for selecting Baton Rouge Community College as your academic provider! We welcome our military comrades into the Bears’ family.
Baton Rouge Community College is committed to providing innovative career and technical education to veteran's reservists, and their families while providing the highest level of resources and referral information. BRCC is dedicated to providing the immediate education needed for its veterans and service members. The following services are available to enrolled veterans and those currently serving their families:
Veterans Upward Bound
Recently, Baton Rouge Community College has partnered with Southeastern Louisiana University's Veterans Upward Bound Program.
The program helps veterans with a variety of services including:
To Start Benefits at BRCC
Once all documents are submitted to the Financial Aid Office, we will certify your application via the Veteran Affairs Online Certification of Enrollment System (VA-ONCE). The Financial Aid Office is located in the Bienvenue Student Center.
As a recipient of Veterans Education Benefits, you are responsible for the following:
Extremely Important: All paperwork must be submitted TWO WEEKS before the start of classes. Any paper work received after the start of classes will be considered late and payment of benefits may be delayed. In this case, please make necessary payment arrangements to secure your classes.
888-442-4551 – GI Bill Customer Service Line