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UCLA Veterans

Thank you for your interest in UCLA Veterans! Listed below are frequently contacted programs. Should you have additional questions, please email veteran@saonet.ucla.edu.

UCLA Main Campus

UCLA Admission (Undergraduate)

Point of Contact: Inez Gonzalez & Travis Fuller
Email: veteraninfo@admission.ucla.edu
Address: Murphy Hall Room 1147, 410 Charles E. Young Drive, East, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1426

UCLA Admission (Graduate)

Point of Contact: Susan Smith
Email: ssmith@grad.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 825-4450
Address: Murphy Hall Room, 410 Charles E. Young Drive, East, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1426

VA Benefit Certification & Veteran Education Benefits (Registrar's Office)

Point of Contact: Ryan Redding
Email: vabenefit@registrar.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 825-5391
Website: UCLA Veteran Services
Address: Murphy Hall Room 1113, 410 Charles E Young Dr, East, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1426

UCLA Arthur Ashe Student Health & Wellness Center

Point of Contact: Geno Mehalik
Email: gmehalik@ashe.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 825-7693
Website: https://www.studenthealth.ucla.edu/
Address: Strathmore Building 2nd & 3rd Floors, 501 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1573

Career Center

Point of Contact: Krisztina Kecskei
Email: kkecskei@career.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 206-1908
Website: https://www.career.ucla.edu/
Address: Strathmore Building 2nd & 3rd Floors, 501 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1573

Center for Accessible Education (Disability Services)

Point of Contact: Rachelle Compton
Email: rcompton@saonet.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 825-1501
Website: https://www.cae.ucla.edu/students
Address: Murphy Hall Room A255, 410 Charles E. Young Drive, East, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1426

Counseling and Psychological Services (For UCLA students only)

Point of Contact: James Henry Cones III, Ph.D.
For Life-threatening Emergencies: call 911 or UCPD (310) 825-1491
For General Inquiries: feedback@caps.ucla.edu
Website: https://www.counseling.ucla.edu/
Address: John Wooden Center West, 221 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1556

Financial Aid

Point of Contact: All Financial Aid Counselors are trained in Veteran Education Benefits & Financial Aid. Counselors are assigned to students alphabetically by last name.
Email: Message your counselor using the UCLA Message Center
Phone: (310) 206-0400
Website: www.financialaid.ucla.edu
Address: Murphy Hall Room A129, 410 Charles E. Young Drive, East, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1426

Housing

Point of Contact: Melissa Faybik
Email: mfaybik@ha.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 983-3126
Website: https://portal.housing.ucla.edu/
Address: Sproul Hall, 360 De Neve Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1383

Veteran Resource Center

Point of Contact: Emily Ives
Email: eives@saonet.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 206-3819
Website: https://www.veterans.ucla.edu/
Address: Kerckhoff Hall Room 132, 308 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095

Army ROTC/ Military Science

Point of Contact: Victoria Sanelli
Email: vksanelli@milsci.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 825-7381
Website: https://www.milsci.ucla.edu
Address: 120S Student Activities Center, 220 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1609

Navy ROTC/ Naval Science (also MECEP & STA-21)

Point of Contact: Brooke Nakagawa
Email: bnakagawa@navy.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 825-9076
Website: https://www.navy.ucla.edu
Address: 120T Student Activities Center, 220 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1609

Air Force ROTC/ Aerospace Studies

Point of Contact: Alexandra Skierso
Email: afrotc@ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 825-1742
Website: https://www.afrotc.ucla.edu/
Address: 218 Student Activities Center, 220 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1609

UCLA Extension

VA Benefit Certification & Veteran Education Benefits

Point of Contact: Kevin Glass & Hannah Lam
Email: finaid@uclaextension.edu
Phone: 310-825-4246
Website: https://www.uclaextension.edu/financial-aid-scholarships-discounts/military-veterans-benefits
Address: UCLA Extension Financial Aid/Veterans Affairs Office, 1145 Gayley Ave, 2nd Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90024

Disability Services

Point of Contact: Sherrika Woods
Email: swoods@unex.ucla.edu
Phone: 310-825-7851
Website: https://www.uclaextension.edu/enrollment-and-support/accessibility-and-disability-services
Address: Accessibility and Disabilities Services, 1145 Gayley Ave, 2nd Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90024

General Information

Email: enroll@uclaextension.edu
Phone: 800-825-9971
Website: https://www.uclaextension.edu/

VA/UCLA Resources

VA VetSuccess Counselor on Campus Counselor (Vocational Rehab Counselor)

Point of Contact: Coming Soon!
Email: Coming Soon!
Phone: Coming Soon!

UCLA/VA Veteran Family Wellness Center

Point of Contact: Melissa Lee
Email: info@vfwc.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 478-3711 ext. 42793
Website: https://www.vfwc.ucla.edu
Address: Center for Holistic Health (Building 220), U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, West Los Angeles Campus

UCLA School of Law Veterans Legal Clinic (Tickets & Warrants, Veteran Benefits)

Point of Contact: Sunita Patel
Email: patel@law.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 478-3711 ext. 42354; Fax:(424) 228-8295
Website: UCLA School of Law Veterans Legal Clinic
Address: Building 206, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs West Los Angeles Campus
Mailing Address: 907 Westwood Blvd., #444, Los Angeles, CA 90024

Department of Defense MOU

DoD MOU Tuition Assistance Academic Counselor

Point of Contact: Giorgia Pino
Email: gpino@college.ucla.edu
Phone:(394) 794-5447
Website: https://cac.ucla.edu
Address: Murphy Hall Room A316, 410 Charles E. Young Drive, East, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1426

DoD MOU Tuition Assistance Finance

Point of Contact: Andrew Torres
Email: atorres@finance.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 206-3012
Address: Murphy Hall Room B303, 410 Charles E. Young Drive, East, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1426