Several of our student veterans participated in a photo shoot earlier this month, for a profile piece about Robin Doeden, the Executive Director of the McHenry County Community Foundation. MCC students Kati Beck and Steve Czarnecki and SVA advisor Loreen Keller attended Student Veterans Leadership Day Student Veterans Resource Center Student Veterans Resource Center Patriot 5 kAmerican flags

Veterans' Services at McHenry County College

Why use your veteran’s benefits at MCC?

If you would like to use your VA benefits, you must stop in the Office Financial Aid and Veteran Services, A262, and let us know you have registered for classes. Fill out this request for benefits and certification form and return to A262.

As a U.S. veteran, you can expect programs and services at MCC designed to serve your needs. We offer personalized attention to help you select a program of study that draws upon your military experience and also takes you down a career path that you'll excel at and enjoy.

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Getting Started at MCC

Considering MCC? Come to a free It's Your Life Information Session and find out what MCC has to offer!

Apply for your Veteran’s Benefits

Registering for classes

  • When MCC priority registration opens for the next academic term, certified veterans are entitled to first-day enrollment
  • Have your transfer credit evaluated (college transcripts, exams, military and workplace learning)
  • MCC maintains a no-drop policy for veterans while VA benefits are being processed
  • If you would like to use your VA benefits, you must stop in the Office Financial Aid and Veteran Services, A262, and let us know you have registered for classes. Fill out this request for benefits and certification form and return to A262.