Veteran Services

SCC Vets-4-Vets

SCC Vets-4-Vets is a peer support initiative that partners incoming student veterans with returning student veterans. This partnership assists military members and veterans transition into student life.

This program supports student veterans to:

  • Better navigate campus life
  • Identify on and off campus resources
  • Have continuing support for their academic, personal, and professional endeavors
  • Gain advice and feedback on how to balance school, work, and family life

For further information, please contact Michelle Dew at michelle.dew@scottsdalecc.edu

Veteran's Mentoring Program

Peer Coach Application  |  New Student Application

Mentor Responsibilities:
  • Meet regularly with their mentees on campus or via e-mail
  • Discuss topics related to Veteran benefits and other resources
  • Serve as a resource to assist mentees with navigating SCC
  • Introduce mentees to various useful campus and VA services
  • Offer support and feed back on issues such as:
    • Career and academic goals (Faculty and Staff mentors only)
    • Balancing work and family life
    • Staying motivated and focused
    • Building professional networks
    • Building a positive first impression
Mentee Responsibilities:
  • Meet with an academic advisor and devise an Education Plan for graduation
  • Schedule study time at the Tutoring and Learning Centers
  • Meet with your mentor at least once a month for academic and ‘life’ support
  • Provide ongoing e-mail communication with mentor on key dates, deadlines and other important information