Military and Veterans

"My Hawkeye experience has been excellent! The Veteran Service Center was amazing in handling my GI Bill while dual-enrolled at UNI. Instructors are approachable and willing to help you achieve your educational goals." Kip Woods

Military and Veterans Services

The Military and Veterans Services office is dedicated to assisting students wishing to obtain VA education benefits under the Montgomery GI Bill benefit programs and Federal and State Tuition Assistance programs for Guard and Reservist.

We appreciate the service and sacrifice of our veterans and their families and thus we strive to create a welcoming and supportive community at Hawkeye Community College. We are proud to serve you and will work diligently to ensure your academic success at Hawkeye Community College.

We understand that there are challenges during the transition from soldier to student. We take great honor in supporting you through these changes and look forward to helping you realize your dreams and aspirations.


Troops to Teachers

Troops to Teachers is a U.S. Department of Defense program that helps eligible military personnel begin a new career as teachers in public schools where their skills, knowledge, and experience are most needed. Learn more about the Troops to Teachers program.

Military and Veterans Services

Veterans Services Coordinator

Robin Knight
Brock Student Center
319-296-2329 ext.1212
800-670-4769 ext.1212
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Mailing Address

Military and Veterans Services
Hawkeye Community College
1501 East Orange Road
P.O. Box 8015
Waterloo, Iowa 50704-8015

Military Friendly School - 2015
Hawkeye has been rated as one of Military Advanced Education's top Colleges and Universities for 2015.
Hawkeye Community College is the only community college in Iowa among the 140 colleges and universities to make the Best for Vets: Colleges 2015 list from Military Times.