Veterans First Program
- Welcome and Announcements
- Priority Registration for Veterans
- Getting Started - VA Benefits
- Certify Classes for VA Education Benefits
- Veterans First Programs & Services
- Veterans Day Celebration-11/15/2023
- Special Projects & Programs
- Mission SERVE Newsletter
- Student Veterans Organization
- Operation Gateway #15
- Resources to Support Students
- 2.2 for 22 Challenge for Veterans
Frequently Asked Questions
Q1: What are the eligibility requirements for attendance at Operation Gateway and
receipt of the Operation Gateway book stipend?
A1: Student Veterans, active duty, reservists/guard, and military family members who were enrolled FOR THE FIRST TIME at LPC during any of the following terms at LPC are eligible to sign up for Operation Gateway: Fall 2022, Spring 2023, Summer 2023, and Fall 2023.
Q2: For the Fall 2023 term, what are the minimum units I must be registered for so
I may participate in Operation Gateway and receive the book stipend for use at the
A2: Student veterans must be registered for a minimum of 9 units at LPC for Fall 2023 semester.
Q3: How do I receive the textbook stipend?
A3: After verifying participation in Operation Gateway and meet eligibility criteria, your name will be forwarded to the LPC Bookstore where you will have a credit on your account. You may use the textbook stipend for books, supplies, gift cards, and any items sold at the LPC Bookstore.
Q4: Which LPC departments will be presenting about their services?
A4: We are still confirming LPC departments; however, to date we have confirmed DSPS, Library, Computer Lab, Career & Transfer, Financial Aid, and more.
Q5: What if I cannot participate in all parts of Operation Gateway?
A5: Please notify the Veterans Program Supervisor or Veterans Specialist what parts you cannot attend or participate and a reason. It is a requirement to attend all sessions offered in Operation Gateway in order to receive the book stipend.
Q5: Is Operation Gateway #15 on campus?
A5: Yes, this is an "in-person" event. There are components that will be offered virtually via Canvas.
Please send additional questions or concerns to our email account: firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you!
Veterans First Program
Mailing Address & Location:
Hours (Subj. to Change) - eff 08/16/2023
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