SCC provides the following resources at the Veterans Connect Center specifically for veterans and their families to help them transition to and succeed in college:
If you are seeking a college or vocational degree in a professional program, you can “earn while you learn” with a VA work-study allowance. Veteran students and their families can earn an hourly wage equal to the federal minimum wage or your state minimum wage, whichever is greater, by working on one of the Southeast Community College campuses. In order to be eligible, students must be full-time or 3/4-time and be receiving benefits under the:
The number of applicants selected for VA work-study will depend on the availability of VA related work at SCC. All services and job duties performed under the VA work-study program must be related to VA work. The work you actually do will depend on your interests and the type of work available. To obtain information on the VA work-study program, contact the SCC Veteran Affairs office.
800-642-4075 ext. 2668