Veterans' Services

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About SVCC's Veterans' Services Department

With the goal of being known as "America's Most Veteran-Friendly State," Virginia provides many unique state benefits to supplement and expand on federal benefits for military families. These benefits are available to you at Southside Virginia Community College.

Veteraqn with booksThe Office of Veterans' Services provides information and applications for VA educational benefits to active military service members, veterans, reservists, and eligible dependents. 

At SVCC we strive to make the veterans and veteran's dependents benefits process seamless and stress free.  To achieve this open and constant communication is vital. Please feel free to reach out to the Office of Veterans' Services with any questions and concerns about your benefits.  We are here for you and to ensure your success. Thank you for your service and for choosing Southside Virginia Community College. Please send any questions, concerns, inquiries, or suggestions to

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Student Veterans Clubs

Both of Southside Virginia Community College's main campuses have chapters of Student Veterans of America.  The links below will direct you to contact information for each chapter.

John H. Daniel Campus Student Veterans Club

Christanna Campus Student Veterans Club

Student Veterans of America


The Office of Veterans' Service

Dean Schwartz

VA School Certifying Official

Phone: 434-736-2100 (Both Campuses) Fax: 434-736-2082


John H. Daniel Campus Tuesday and Friday - 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Christanna Campus Thursday - 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Tonia Talbott

Student Development Services Counseler

Monica McMillan

WIOA Youth Case Manager