Proud to serve those who have served.

Lake Michigan College is recognized as a gold-level institution by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency.  Gold-level colleges provide the highest number of veteran-friendly services

Below are a variety of resources specifically for veterans.

  • VA Benefit Processing - All potential recipients of Department of Veterans’ Affairs educational benefits, whether full-time or part-time, must apply formally for admission to Lake Michigan College. Interested individuals must meet with the Certifying Official, with their discharge documents, to apply for VA education benefits.
  • Priority Class Registration - Veterans are able to register the Friday before the published first day of registration each semester.
  • Liberty Hall - Liberty Hall is a resource room and study space located in room D-120 on the Napier Avenue Campus dedicated to students currently serving in the armed forces and student veterans of the armed forces. The room has computers, a printer, TV, couch, microwave, and refrigerator. Contact Veterans’ Affairs at (269) 927-6181 for information about access to Liberty Hall.
  • Veteran’s Education Assistance Fund - Provides assistance to LMC student veteran’s in need.
  • LMC celebrates our Veterans! We provide special recognition at graduation and observe Veteran's Day.
  • The Mendel Center offers veterans and those in active military a $6 per-ticket discount to Mainstage performances, provides sponsor support to the annual Lest We Forget Veterans' Day concert, and is co-presenting with Lest We Forget the production, Letters Home, at 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 22, 2017. A portion of ticket proceeds will support future programming for Lest We Forget.
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Thanks to ABC 57 and Emily Kinzer- Multimedia Journalist for helping us to honor our student veterans today by sharing their stories.

Posted by Lake Michigan College on Wednesday, November 11, 2015