How do I get credit for my military experience?

If you have completed a minimum of one year’s active duty and were honorably discharged AND have completed 12 units from the Peralta District, you may receive six semester units toward the Associate Degree. Request for the VRC staff to submit a copy of your DD214 to the District Office of Admissions &...

I am a returning student. How do I maintain my VA Benefits?

To receive timely payments, each semester you are enrolled at the College of Alameda, you must submit your Schedule of Classes to VA Certifying Official La Shawn Brumfield in the VRC Remember: To be certified for VA payment, all classes must be on your Student Education Plan. To revise your Education Plan,...

I am a new student. How do I apply for my VA Benefits?

All new students to College of Alameda must apply, take a online Orientation, and take an Assessment test. [link to New Students/ Admissions new page] To begin your VA Benefits, please take the following steps: 1. Apply for Veterans benefits  2. Submit copies of DD-214 & Certificate of Eligibility Letter to certifying...

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