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How Can We Help You?

I'm a veteran.

Tacoma Community College does not engage in fraudulent and aggressive recruitment of military students, but not limited to, providing compensation to individuals for securing military enrollments or engaging in high-pressure recruitment tactics.

TCC Accrediation
Specific Accreditations and Additional Requirements Necessary to Obtain Credentials

TCC Veterans Services 

TCC honors the men and women who have served our country. We offer our veterans excellent educational programs and training for the next step in life. TCC has been recognized as a Military Friendly® college since 2009, and has been awarded the designation again for 2018. 

Points of Contact (POC)

TCC Veterans Services can help you enroll, secure financial assistance and get the most out of your time on campus. For information and assistance, stop by our office in Building 14 or call us. You can also contact our staff directly:

Frank McDougald
Veterans Program Coordinator
School Certifying Official

Veteran Services Office

Nigeria Bell, Counselor/Veterans & Affiliated
Kim Matison, Financial Advising
Monica Olsson, Access Services Manager
Natalie WIlkerson, Career Center Coordinator


How to enroll 

 Here are the steps you need to take to enroll at TCC and get your veterans benefits.


Approved Education Benefit

Military members using TA are encouraged to speak with their ESO or counselor with their military service prior to enrolling at TCC.

Military members using TA at TCC that have questions; please contact:

Chelsey Machin


Tuition Waiver Information


Dedicated Counseling

We offer a dedicated counselor for veterans who is experienced in helping students use their relationships to explore patterns and identify solutions for issues like family conflict, life/academic transitions, PTSD, anxiety and crisis intervention. To make an appointment or learn more please email Nigeria Bell or call 253-566-5046.

Additional Veterans Resources



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