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Military and Veterans Services

CCAC's Military & Veterans Services provides personalized and caring support to CCAC student veterans during their transition from military service to college life. We help our veterans navigate CCAC and provide assistance with VA educational benefits, as well as give veteran students the tools to succeed academically and personally. We value the skills, assets and experiences veterans bring to the CCAC community, and are committed to helping them achieve to their educational goals. Veterans Services also increases campus awareness of student veteran issues, advises the student veterans club and fosters a sense of camaraderie, community and well-being for all student veterans on campus. Military & Veterans Services is here for you. Services provided include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing information on VA benefits specific to a student's situation
  • Referring students to the appropriate campus or community resources
  • Helping students navigate the campus and all the various departments
  • Sending out invitations to social events and workshops throughout the year
  • Connecting students with other student veterans at CCAC
  • Helping students make the transition from military to student life at CCAC of operation.

Do you have questions or require assistance determining how to start using Military/Veterans Benefits?

Important Notice – Fall 2020 Remote Classes – Impact on Post 9/11 (CH 33) Monthly Housing Allowance

In accordance with the new House Bill S.3503 signed by the President and guidance from the VA Regional office, students using the Post 9/11(CH 33) benefit can still receive the residential housing monthly allowance if the residential courses have been converted to remote learning due to COVID-19. To receive the residential monthly allowance housing amount, student using this benefit will need to be enroll in one or more residential course(s). A way to make sure that the course is a residential course is to look at the section number of the course. If the section number starts with a “Z”, it is an established online course which would be certified as “Distance Learning”.

For example:

  • ENG 101 AC01 – The course is consider as a residential course
  • ENG 101 Z02A – The course is consider as an online course

Join a Military & Veterans Chat

Our online chat offerings provide you with an opportunity to ask, and receive answers, for questions you have about starting or using your Military & Veterans Educational Benefits.  You will be able to obtain the guidance and assistance to navigating CCAC’s Enrollment Steps and the VA Certification each semester.  Simply click on the link below to join:

Monday through Friday 9:30am to 4:30pm

Send us an email inquiry

veteransservices@ccac.edu

Allegheny Campus

Dan Duffy
Executive Director of Military & Veterans Services

Office: Jones 211
Phone: 412.237.2635

Jessica Wilson
Assistant Director of Military & Veterans Services

Office: Jones 212
Phone: 412.237.6503

Boyce Campus

Sara Shaw
Military & Veteran Student Success Facilitator

Office: N503
Phone 724.325.6617
Fax 412.237.2765

North Campus

Michele Lee
Military & Veteran Student Success Facilitator

Office: 1104
Phone 412.369.4191
Fax 412.237.2765

South Campus

Stephanie Green
Military & Veteran Student Success Facilitator

Office: Building A, 407A
Phone 412.469.6310
Fax 412.237.2765