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Get Started at RCC as a Student Veteran

You may visit our Veteran Resource Centers for assistance on getting started at RCC.

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Thank you for studying at Rogue Community College! Below are the steps to continue your educational path through RCC.

RCC first step apply for admission

Apply for Admissions

Completing an admission application is fast and free and is required for all programs.  When you are done, you will receive an email with the RCC ID number that you will need during your college career. Contact for help.

RCC second step apply for financial aid

Start Thinking about Money

Complete your FAFSA OR Complete your ORSAA
Need assistance? Email TRiO-ROC for help with your FAFSA at

Need to work? Check out Student Employment Services.

RCC third step take a placement test

The Placement Process

College classes usually have reading, writing and math class required. All new students must complete the placement process to meet these requirements. You cannot be cleared to register until this step is complete. Contact for more information.

fourth step register for classes

Advising and Registration

Admissions will be sure your application is complete and notify you of your personal advisors and next steps to registration. Your personal advisors will include both:
An Advising Case Manager will assist you with any concerns or barriers you have about attending RCC. This can include helping with registration, transportation, child care or any other questions about how the college works.

A Financial Aid Advisor will assist you in determining the cost of your education and how to pay for it including grants, loans, scholarships and jobs.

fifth step new student orientation

New Student Orientation (NSO)

Attend a New Student Orientation (NSO). During your online orientation you will receive the information and resources you need to make a strong start in college. Click on the New Student Orientation online link. Please provide your RCC student email address and create a new password to log in to your online orientation. Please remember your password as you may stop in middle of your orientation and return later to complete your orientation by logging back in where you left off.

Steps to Obtaining your VA Education Benefits

RCC first step apply for admissionChoose Which Veterans Educational Benefits to Apply For

Then apply on for VA Educational Benefits (


RCC second step apply for financial aid

Transfer Previous College or Military Credits

As Veterans Student using a VA GI Bill Educational benefit, it is your responsibility to obtain official military and academic transcripts from all institutions that you have previously attended.

RCC third step take a placement testConnect with an RCC Veterans Coordinator

Once you receive your Certificate of Eligibilty, or if you have any questions, contact your Veterans Coordinator. 

fourth step register for classes

Sign up for "Boots to Books"

The Veterans Department at RCC assists Veteran students who are utilizing their educational benefits to attend college. The Boots to Books orientation for new students is mandatory. You will learn how to access benefits specific to your Chapter and find resources to compliment your college experience.

fifth step new student orientationPay your Tuition with Rogue Centeral or online at myRogue

Or set up an Installment Payment Plan if you are not fully covered by Financial Aid.

Student Rights, Freedoms & Responsibilities

RCC Policy and Student Veteran's Responsibilities

RCC Contact Information

RCC Transferring of Previous Credits

RCC Veterans Services is proud to be a part of the following organizations:

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