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Veterans and Military

Veterans and Military

You've served the country through your military service. At MC, you can apply those experiences to your education and career.

MC's Combat2College Program helps student veterans access academic and social resources. Veterans' lounges on each campus provide them a place to go between classes.

We're honored to have students who are veterans of the armed forces, active-duty service members, reservists, and guardsmen.


Our dedicated team of coordinators will work with you to help you achieve your educational goals and make sure you are receiving the benefits to which you are entitled.Contact usanytime for assistance.

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VA Education Benefits

Qualified veterans and their dependents can receive money from the VA to help pay for education.

Access Your VA Benefits

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Active Duty Tuition Assistance

Tuition assistance is available for active duty members of the armed services and their spouses.

National Guard Half Tuition Waiver

Members of the Maryland National Guard may be eligible for a 50 percent tuition discount.


Connect with other veterans and service members, get academic support, and find more campus resources.

Tuition Rates and Residency Requirements

Service members and dependents may receive immediate in-county and in-state tuition rates.

Military Community Scholarships

Apply for exclusive scholarships and grants to help pay for college.

Involuntary Withdrawal

Flexible policies for service members who must withdraw due to activation, enlistment, or deployment.

Recruitment of Service Members

Policies in accordance with federal laws, regulations, and the Department of Defense (DoD) Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).

Contact Us

VA and Military Education Benefits

Email us, or contact the VA coordinator on the campus where you'll attend classes.

Movie (Mo) Smith
Phone: 240-567-7870
Fax: 240-567-7815
Office Location: HS 249

Monique Singleton
Phone: 240-567-5033
Fax: 240-567-5037
Office Location: SV 304

Takoma Park/Silver Spring
Martha Huaman
Phone: 240-567-1495
Fax: 240-567-1497
Office Location: ST 123

Combat2College Resources and Support

For more information on support and resources for veterans and military members, including theCombat2Collegeprogram, contact one of our veterans program managers.

Joanna Starling, ACSM EP-C
Veterans Program Manager

Jason Franklin, ACSM EP-C
Veterans Program Manager