Veterans Services

SPC is here to assist veterans, eligible dependents, active duty servicepersons and members of the Selected Reserve. Our Veterans Services Specialists will help ease your transition in starting, continuing or resuming your education. We offer assistance with Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) educational benefits to more 1,700 current student veterans.

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Get Started

Check out the steps to become an SPC GI Bill Student​.

Get Started
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Veterans Benefits

We can help you understand how your VA benefits work at SPC.

Veterans Benefits
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Meet our Team

We work hard to keep our veterans engaged with their college experience at SPC.

Veterans Services Specialists


  • Florida GI Bill Waives Fees for Active Duty members

    Florida GI Bill Waives Fees for Active Duty members

    In 2016, House Bill 799 was signed into law, granting an out-of-state tuition fee waiver to Active Duty members residing or stationed outside of the State of Florida.

  • Purple Heart Tuition Waiver

    Purple Heart Tuition Waiver

    Florida waives undergraduate-level tuition at state universities, community colleges, and career and technical training facilities for Florida recipients of the Purple Heart and other combat-related decoration. Learn More.

  • Tuition Waiver for Veterans

    Tuition Waiver for Veterans

    The State of Florida enables SPC to waive the out-of-state portion of the tuition and fees for eligible veteran students through the Congressman C.W. Bill Young Tuition Waiver Program. Learn More.

  • Military Transfer Credit

    Military Transfer Credit

    If you were trained by and served in any branch of the United States armed forces, you could earn academic credit for your service. Find out how.

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