Financial Aid/Veterans Office

Main Campus: A-1020 (Campus Center)
Phone: (815) 280-2528
Fax: (815) 280-2547

Office Hours:

*Times subject to change
Main Campus:
Monday – Thursday: 8:00am-6:00pm
Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
(Closed on Fridays during the summer: May 19-Aug 4)

Romeoville Campus FA Advisors will be available:
Monday & Wednesday:  8:00am-6:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday:  8:00am-4:30pm
Friday:  8:00am-4:00pm
(Closed on Fridays during the summer: May 19-Aug 4)

Special Office Hours:

The Saturday before first day of Fall/Spring semester


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Veterans Resource Center

The Mission of the Veterans Resource Center (VRC)  is to enhance the success of student Veterans and their dependents by providing assistance and guidance in achieving their educational objectives. Additionally the Veterans Resource Center serves to foster a welcoming campus culture for student veterans and ensure that the men and women who serve our county have access to a quality education in a supportive environment.

The Veterans Resource Center (VRC) is committed to providing veterans and their families the support they need to transition from military service to the college environment.

The VRC is located at Main Campus; Room C-1039. An appointment with the Veterans Coordinator may be set up on an individually requested basis at (815) 280-2966 or email

Please Apply to JJC and follow the New Student Steps:

      (placement testing is free with a copy of your DD214 or Military ID)  

         **Please email to request your benefit. The online format is currently disabled.  

Submission of a Request for Benefits Form is required each semester you intend to utilize benefits.

Notice of Schedule Change Form (please complete upon a schedule change)


Veterans Education Programs at JJC

Veterans Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy

Veterans Additional Resources

Veterans Handbook (PDF)

Veterans Educational Forms:

Student Veteran Handbook pdf

Degree Planning Sheet.pdf








Higher Education Veterans Service Act Survey Results