|This page lists other programs that are available to WCCCD students.
Michigan Army National Guard Continuing Education System
The eligibility criteria stipulate that you must be a Guard member, who enlists, re-enlists or extends enlistment six years. Ten years is the length of time allowed to use these benefits.
Contact: The Michigan Department of Military Affairs
ATTN: Ed Opportunities
2500 S. Washington Ave.,
Lansing, MI 48913-5101
Telephone number: (517) 483-5500, or (313) 483-5519.
Michigan National Guard Educational Benefits for Dependents
The eligibility criteria stipulate that you must be:
- A student between the ages of 16 and 22;
- A child of a member of the Michigan National Guard who was killed on active state service, or died from other causes during active state service; or was
- Totally disabled after active service as a result of such service.
Contact:The Michigan Department of Military Affairs
2500 S. Washington Ave
Lansing, MI 48913
Phone: (517) 373-5500
Michigan War Orphan Act
The eligibility criteria stipulate that you must be a child between the ages of 16 and 22 of a Michigan veteran who has died, or was or is totally disabled due to service incurred causes, or listed as missing in action. You may receive up to thirty-six months of full-time benefits, or until age 23, whichever comes first.
Contact: The Michigan Veterans Trust Fund Board of Trustees
611 W. Ottawa P.O. Box 30026
Lansing, MI 48909
Telephone number: (517) 373-3130.
The Veterans Administration offers a number of educational benefit programs including:
- Noncontributory GI Bill
- Contributory GI Bill
- National Guard and Reservists
- Vocational Rehabilitation, and
- Survivors and Dependents Education
Contact:The Department of Veterans Affairs
P.O. Box 66830
St. Louis, MO 63166,
Telephone number: 1-888-442-4551