Important Information:

Priority Registration for Veterans, Active Duty, and Reservists for Spring 2020:

November 18, 2019

Get more information about Priority Registration.

Ohlone Veteran Affairs Office Overview

(Video is auto-captioned by YouTube; no transcript.)

The Veterans Affairs Administration is authorized by law to provide a wide range of benefits to those who have served their country in the Armed Forces and to their dependents. The Ohlone College Veterans Affairs Office is primarily responsible for administration of veteran educational benefits programs.

Services provided to veterans and veteran dependents at Ohlone College include:

  • Assist in completion of VA educational assistance forms.
  • Act as liaison between the VA, Oakland; VA, Muskogee, Oklahoma; and the veteran.
  • Act as liaison between veterans and the Ohlone College Counseling Department.
  • Verify student's academic records for veterans' academic progress and military credit.
  • Provide information regarding VA laws, regulations and College policy.
  • Provide special assistance to Veteran Vocational Rehabilitation students including priority registration and assistance with special needs.
  • Act as liaison between veterans and Veterans Vocational Rehabilitation Department.

For additional information about financial aid and scholarships, please visit the Financial Aid Office.

Veterans Events

Training Resource for Faculty and Staff - Support Our Student Veterans. Learn about their unique challen ges in this innovative online training.

Contact Information

We encourage veterans attending Ohlone College to contact our office in person, by phone, or by email with any questions pertaining to their education, or any of their VA Educational Benefits.

Location, Hours

  • Room 7249, Building 7, second floor, Fremont campus
  • Fall and Spring Semesters and Summer Term
    • Monday - Thursday:
      • 9:00am - 11:30am
      • 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    • Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Holidays and Breaks: Closed

It is recommended that students call or make an appointment in advance before coming in. For new students: Please make an appointment in advance by calling (510) 659-6199 or emailing

(Schedule is subject to change without notice.)

Staff for Veterans Affairs

Trang Banh
Veterans Affairs Office
Ohlone College
Fax (510) 659-7309

Veterans Links

Institutions are prohibited from using "GI Bill" in any manner that directly or indirectly implies a relationship, affiliation, or endorsement with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Further information is located at Trademark Terms of Use - U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.