Veterans

Welcome to West Hills College Lemoore Veteran Services

West Hills College Lemoore is approved for training of veterans, dependents of deceased veterans and children of disabled veterans under applicable Federal and State laws administered by the Veterans' Administration and the State Department of Veterans' Affairs.

Eligibility for benefits under any of these programs is determined by the appropriate Federal or State agency.  The college will make certifications of enrollment and progress for such eligible students and will provide any desirable or necessary counseling and planning of programs of study.

Certifying Official Services
  • Assistance for applying for Veteran Educational benefits
  • Certification of Enrollment for Veteran Educational benefits
  • Tuition deferments for Chapter 31 and 33 students
  • Request Joint Services Transcript (military) for students
  • Evaluation of military credits
  • Manage CalVET dependent fee waivers
  • Oversee veteran opportunities and topics for the students through email

 

Counseling and Advising Services
  • Academic Advising
  • Orientation workshops
  • Career workshops
  • Academic/Probation workshops
  • Personal Counseling
  • Evaluation of previous college credits
  • Priority registration eligibility (365REG)

 

 

Staff Directory

Monique Nevarez
Veterans Certifying Official
925-3341
moniquesuter@whccd.edu

Rupinder Rai 
Veterans Counselor
925-3908
rupinderrai@whccd.edu

Janet Young 
Site Coordinator/Academic Advisor
925-3216
janetyoung@whccd.edu

Janessa Taylor
Financial Aid Tech
925-3301
janessataylor@whccd.edu

Callie Branan
Coordinator of Specials Grants Veterans Upward Bound
925-3345
calliebranan@whccd.edu

Veterans Office
925-3215
VeteransServices@whccd.edu

WHCL Student Services Office
925-3317