Why Should Veterans Consider Lake Erie College?

  • We emphasize supporting veterans and their families through a “team” approach.
  • We waive the LEC application fee for veterans.
  • We are named a “Military Friendly” school.
  • We provide assistance to veterans with their application to Lake Erie College and for their GI Bill benefits.
  • We participate in the “Yellow Ribbon” program.
  • We provide specialized tutoring and academic services and programming focused on the unique needs of veterans.
  • We offer advance registration dates for veterans.
  • We foster collaborative opportunities and relationships for veterans within the community.
  • We host American Legion Post 807 – Ohio’s first American Legion post on a college campus.
  • We maintain “The Bunker” – a lounge specifically for student veterans for studying and socializing.
  • We have a chapter of SVA – Student Veterans of America.
  • We have a certified trauma therapist on campus.