Student Handbook
Student Handbook

Veteran's Affairs and International Student Services



Laredo College established the Veteran Affairs Services Center to assist students who have served and/or are serving in the United States Armed Forces and who aim to continue their education. The Veteran Affairs Service Center is available to help military veterans and their families with the necessary enrollment certification for educational benefits. Information and assistance is available on eligibility requirements.


For information, visit or call the Financial Aid & Veterans Affairs Services Center located in Lerma-Peña, Room 250, (956) 764.5768 or by visiting Department of Veteran Affairs website or Texas Veterans Commission


The Veterans Affairs Coordinator provides the following services:


Information regarding the following educational benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) and certifies enrollment to the VA for payment each semester attended. The following are Chapters:


  • Post 9/11 GI Bill Information (Chapter 33)
  • Transfer Post 3/11 GI Bill To Spouse and Dependents
  • Montgomery GI Bill-Active Duty Educational Assistance Program (Chapter 30)
  • Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment (Chapter 31) information
  • Montgomery GI Bill Selected Reserve (Chapter 1606)
  • Reserve Educational Assistance Program (Chapter 1607)
  • Survivors’ and Dependents Educational Assistance Program (Chapter 35)
  • Hazlewood Exemption and Hazlewood Legacy Program