For Our Military
Aloha and welcome! Leeward CC is an approved institution for education and training under the Veteran’s Educational Assistance Act (GI Bill) and the Dependent’s Act.
Military and Veterans Coordination Program
The Military and Veterans Coordination Program (MVCP) is an on-campus program designed to assist Active Duty, Reserve, National Guard, Military Veterans, and their Dependents with their educational goals at Leeward by providing resources, information, and support services from “registration to graduation.” Details on First Fridays, a series of informational and social get-togethers, and the Mobile Vet Center…
If you need more information, please contact the VA counselor,
Office: AD 221G
Hours: M-F 0900-1600
Email: leeanne [at] hawaii [dot] edu
| Details on How to Apply
Step by step instructions on how to apply to become a Leeward student. more info
| Details on Veterans' Benefits
Leeward CC’s Veterans Affairs provides assistance to eligible student Veterans, Active Service persons, Dependents, Reservists, and National Guard Members with state and federal educational benefit programs. The VA staff is committed to servicing all qualified and disabled veterans and their dependents in their educational pursuits.
|Yellow Ribbon Program
Effective for the Fall 2012 – Spring 2013 academic year, Leeward Community College is an approved participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program (YRP). This program allows our institution to voluntarily enter into an agreement with the VA to fund tuition expenses that exceed the resident tuition and fees of our public institution. Read more…
|Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP)
The VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011 includes the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP). VRAP offers up to 12 months of training assistance to unemployed Veterans. The VRAP offers 12 months of training assistance to Veterans who meet certain criteria. Read all details and watch video on high demand jobs…