COVID-19 Response and Reopening

Veterans Services


COCC is honored to serve those who have served

COCC is committed to supporting each veteran and military-connected student, from admissions to graduation, by providing the following services:

Veterans Program
COCC’s new Veterans Program aims to support you by providing tailored services to meet your needs as a student veteran.

Veterans Education Benefits
As a veteran, military service member, or qualified dependent, you may be eligible for education and training benefits. COCC has a Veterans Certifying Official who can help you apply for, and manage, these benefits.

Veterans Center
The Robert D. Maxwell Veterans Center provides a welcoming environment for you to study, relax and meet other military-connected students.

About COCC's Student Veterans- Winter 2022

Upcoming Events

COCC Student Veteran
Dinner & Social

Thursday, May 26
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Pioneer Park, Bend, OR

COCC's Student Veterans Club and Veterans Program would like to get our military-connected COCC students together for a dinner and socializing in the beautiful setting of Pioneer Park.


Veterans Education Benefits

Sue Pierce
Veterans Certifying Official

Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Education Benefits


Veterans Program

Bonnie Jordan
Veterans Program Coordinator

Tuesday - Thursday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Veterans Program


Veterans Center

Bend Campus
Coats Campus Center
Room 219

Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 8 p.m.

Veterans Center

Veterans Crisis Line Logo

VA US Dept of Veterans Affairs