Rules and Regulations

  • Benefit File Checklist

    Please review the proper benefit file checklist prior to starting your file with the SCC Veterans Affairs office.

    All students must complete the Steps to Success to ensure priority… MORE >>

  • Required Courses for Certification

    All certifications are based on required courses for major and general education.

    Recommended and advised courses are not payable by VA. Electives are only payable if you need additional units… MORE >>

  • Advance Pay Option

    New students, or students who did not attend the previous term (including summer) may request certification with “Advance Pay,” but must do so at least 35 days prior to… MORE >>

  • Withdrawing From Class(es)

    The law requires that students notify the Sacramento City College Veterans Office of a withdrawal from course(s).

    The SCC Veterans Office will notify the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) of… MORE >>

  • Mitigating Circumstances

    Mitigating circumstances are those which directly hinder a student’s pursuit of a course(s) and which are judged to be beyond the student’s control.

    Following are some general categories of mitigating… MORE >>

  • Variable-Unit Courses

    Sacramento City College offers variable-unit courses in which students may earn more units per semester.

    These courses are structured so that the amount of credit earned depends upon the amount… MORE >>

  • Academic Progress

    Your academic progress will be monitored.

    A Veteran student on Academic or Progress probation status will be placed on dismissal for one of the following reasons:

    • The student’s grade point… MORE >>
  • Final Term

    During a student’s final term only, if at least one course meets a requirement per the student’s Veterans Affairs Educational Planner and all other requirements have been met, all… MORE >>