OUR SERVICES

  • Staffed primarily by student veterans and a Veteran Certifying Official
  • Assistance in expediting access to GI Bill funding
  • Priority registration for veteran students
  • VA Certification
  • Dedicated academic counselor
  • Financial Aid application assistance
  • Group math tutoring
  • Free health and wellness counseling
  • Access to adaptive software (Kurzweil software available)
  • Access to computers, printer, copy and fax machines
  • School supplies
  • Community resources
  • Opportunity to work with other veterans
  • Comfortable and veteran-friendly environment
  • Food pantry
  • Free coffee

Tutoring services available now! 

Tutoring for Veterans and military connected students is available this semester from 1 - 2pm on Wednesdays via our virtual lobby! 
https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/9752858914

Riley is also available on Wednesdays from 2pm-6pm via the Virtual Student Success Center in Canvas: https://cuesta.instructure.com/courses/23068

If you have any questions feel free to check out our website: https://www.cuesta.edu/student/resources/ssc/index.html

Position Available: Veteran Peer Mentor for 20-21

Peer Mentor Position details

UPCOMING EVENTS

FINANCIAL AID VIRTUAL WORKSHOP
Meet with our financial aid specialists to complete the financial aid process and answer any questions. 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2020
9:00 AM- 3:00 PM

Click here to enter the Financial Aid Workshop 

To complete the FAFSA or Dream Act, students will need to bring:

- Student’s and parent’s Social Security number
- Records of untaxed income such as welfare benefits, Social Security benefits,
or child support payments
- Student’s and parent’s W-2 forms or records of income earned during 2019
- 2019 bank statements
- Business records
- Permanent resident or DACA card, if you are not a U.S. citizen
- List of colleges you are interested in attending

Questions?
Contact: Alejandra Aguirre
alejandra_aguirre@cuesta.edu

(805) 399-0129

RESOURCES FOR BUILDING BETTER MENTAL HEALTH

 About this Event
October 21, 2020, 10 AM - 11 AM

College of the Canyons and The California Department of Veterans Affairs---California Transition Assistance Program (CalTAP) would like to invite student veterans to attend the second webinar in a series that highlights benefits and services available to veterans and their family members.

The second event will cover strategies on building better mental health. In partnership with CalTAP, various speakers will provide you with a wealth of information that can assist you and your family as a student veteran.

Agenda

10:00 AM - Welcome/CalTAP Overview

10:10 AM - Local Interagency Network Coordinator (LINC)

10:15 AM - Resources for Building Better Mental Health

10:45 AM - Virtual Questions and Answers Panel

Below you will find more information about our guest speakers

Click the link below to register:

CalTAP and College of the Canyons Webinar Series fall 2020, “Resources for Building Better Mental Health