Welcome to Kirtland Community College! We appreciate the sacrifices our armed forces have made on behalf of our country and the dedication and commitment they have made to help ensure the freedoms we enjoy as Americans. Kirtland Community College is proud and honored to have you consider us as your college of choice.
We understand attending college can be a big transition and we are committed to doing everything we can do to make your educational experience a success. Please take advantage of the information included in the links on this website to help you find the services you need to assist you in your educational journey. We are dedicated to providing outstanding services to help veterans, service members or eligible family members of veterans achieve your academic and personal goals.
The Student Financial Services department is the certifying office for Kirtland Community College. For questions about specific benefits and eligibility please visit the following website: https://www.vets.gov/
Eligibility for Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA) educational benefits rests solely with the DVA. You may contact them by calling (888) 442-4551 or visiting the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs eBenefits website.
To get started at Kirtland Community College:
- Veterans Next Steps – easy to follow steps to utilizing VA benefits at Kirtland
- Veterans Affairs Education benefit overview
- How to pay for college with Veterans Educational Benefits
- Student Veterans of America Student Organization
- Scholarship opportunities
SVA Advisor – Shannon Sirpilla
989-275-5000 ext. 384
Certifying Official – Christin Bates
989-275-5000 ext. 310
Certifying Official – Audrey Larkin
989-275-5000 ext. 260