We participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program!
Education Benefit Program applications for members of the armed services are available in the Registrar’s Office on campus. More information on Veterans/Dependents Benefits can be found on our website.
Saint Mary’s College of California is approved for the training of veterans and their eligible dependents under the various public laws which come under the direction of the Department of Veterans Affairs. Ask the Financial Aid Office about SMC's participation in the Yellow Ribbon Program (YRP).
The Troops to Teachers program is designed to assist separating or retiring military personnel in pursuing a rewarding second career in public education (elementary or secondary) while also facilitating employment in public schools.
Details and procedures are available from the department of Veterans Affairs, Regional Office, P.O. Box 8888, Muskogee, OK 74402-8888 or by calling toll free (800)827-1000 or (888)442-4551, or visit www.gibill.va.gov.
Applications and information for California state benefits for veterans and eligible dependents may be obtained from the following office: California Department of Veterans Affairs, Division of Veterans Services, P.O. Box 942895, Sacramento, CA 95814-5840. Note that the benefits are limited to specific cases.