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The Office of Veterans Affairs provides advisement services for all qualified veterans, their spouses and dependents. We'll guide you through admissions and financial aid – including assistance with VA certification. We can also help you register for classes, apply for graduation, and plan your career after college.
Contact the Office of Veterans Affairs to attend a Veterans Information Session 678-226-6343 or 678-226-6364.
Veterans Affairs Computer Lab
A computer lab for veterans is now open in Building 100, Room 323a. Lab hours are Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Gwinnett Tech's Office of Veterans Affairs assists U.S. military veterans, guardsmen, reservists, spouses and dependents with:
- Applying for GI Bill Benefits - completing and filing the proper forms and documents
- Referrals to appropriate campus networks and resources
- Information on financial aid opportunities
- Academic and career counseling
- Resources for social services for veterans (i.e. Veterans Hospital, local AMVETS)
Servicemembers Opportunity College
Gwinnett Tech is proud to serve the servicemen and servicewomen of the United States military as a Servicemembers Opportunity College (SOC). The consortium consists of more than 1750 colleges and universities in the U.S. that are dedicated to providing educational opportunities for servicemembers and their families.
The SOC coordinates associate and bachelor's degree programs offered by colleges and universities in a variety of curriculum areas for the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. Within each curriculum or degree, member colleges, including Gwinnett Tech, agree to accept each othe's credits in transfer as well as provide leniency in residency requirements, and award academic credit for military training and experience and extra institutional learning when applicable.
Gwinnett Technical College will limit academic residency to no more than twenty-five percent of the degree requirements for all degrees for active-duty service members. Academic residency can be completed at any time while active-duty servicemembers are enrolled. Reservist and National Guardsmen on active-duty are covered in the same manner.
For more information on the SOC and a full list of consortium schools, visit www.soc.aascu.org.
Your Veterans Benefits
Gwinnett Tech's Veterans Affairs advisor is available to help you understand and maximize the benefits you've earned. For specific information about your GI Bill education benefits, visit www.GIBill.va.gov or call1-888-GI-Bill-1 (1-888-442-4551).
We're here to help .and it's easy to get started. Call, email or stop by the office with any questions or needs you may have. We're eager to assist you with all the resources and support available here at Gwinnett Tech.
Contact the Veterans Affairs Coordinator, Lorri Chin-Shue, at 678-226-6343, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Wendy Lee ,678-226-6364, email@example.com.
Visit the Office of Veterans Affairs in Building 100, Room 323.