Veteran's Academic Counselor

Academic counseling services at the VRC are available on the days and times listed below.  If you need to setup an appointment , stop by the VRC, call us at 760 245-4271, ext 2245 or email us at  We will need your name, student ID number, contact phone number and type of appointment requested i.e. Phone, Zoom or In-person.

Spring 2022 VRC Academic Counselor Hours

  • Tuesday        8:00am - 7:00pm
  • Wednesday  7:00am - 4:30pm



You will need to request official transcripts from any other colleges that you have attended to include your military transcripts (JST's) for evaluation to our Admissions & Records Department.  

Other Counselors

You can also meet with any VVC Counselor, by visiting the main Counseling Department located in the Student Services One-Stop, Bldg. 23 or calling 760 245-4271, ext.2296 to make an appointment.   Make sure to mention that you are a Veteran to be able to have a Veteran's Educational Plan prepared.

GI BILL® Education Plan

The VA requires that GI Bill ® students have a current GI Bill ® Education plan, prepared by a VVC Counselor, in their VA File. The Ed Plan must show the student’s declared program and have all prior credits evaluated. When you make your appointment with a VVC counselor, please indicate that you are a GI Bill ® student.