Veterans Center

Vet Corp Navigator

Bates Technical College maintains a partnership with the AmeriCorps Vet Corps Program to provide work opportunities to veterans seeking to connect with and aid their communities. Through this partnership, a veteran is staffed on-campus to supply critical support to veteran students during their educational journey. The Vet Corp Navigator can:

  • Provide veterans with connections to federal, state or local veterans’ resources.
  • Help the college meet the needs of student veterans
  • Provide a peer connection for veterans to higher education
  • Assist veterans in navigating the college environment

You can meet with our Vet Corp Navigator Alejandro Salinas ( at 1:00 P.M. to 4:30 P.M. in the South Campus Life and Activities Center, located next to Electrical Construction.

For information on using your GI Bill®, My CAA, Army Ignited, or other military funding, please visit the VA Benefits Page. For More Information about the Vet Corp Navigator, please visit the WDVA Vet Corp Page.

Selected programs of study at Bates Technical College are approved by the Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board’s State Approving Agency (WTECB/SAA) for enrollment of those eligible to receive benefits under Title 38 and Title 10, USC.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at

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