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For questions about VA benefits, admissions and programs:

Whitworth VA Certifying Official
Jaime Ochoa, Assistant Registrar
Registrar's Office 
509.777.3508
jochoa@whitworth.edu

Military & Veterans Outreach
Phil Labrie, Assistant Director
509.777.3302
veterans@whitworth.edu

Financial Aid—Veterans Benefit Coordination
Jenny Keen
Financial Aid Office
509.777.4545
jkeen@whitworth.edu

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Military & Veterans

We deeply value the service and sacrifice of veterans and their families. Recognized as a Military Friendly School® with bronze distinction for 2020-21 by Viqtory Media and ranked No. 2 in the West for Veterans by the 2021 U.S. News & World Report, Whitworth University continues to be a strong support for veterans and their dependents. We are proud to accept and honor all veteran educational benefit programs.

You've sacrificed a lot to earn your benefits. We respect that, and that's why we're committed to helping guide you through the process. As a recipient of the Partners for Veteran Supportive Campuses Certificate through the Washington State Department Veterans Affairs, we are dedicated to supporting your success.

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We offer our veterans:

  • Admissions and financial aid counseling
  • One-on-one academic advising
  • A dedicated veterans' lounge
  • A military-friendly community
  • Peer veteran support

If you are a military-connected student and do not plan on using your benefits, please follow the admissions instructions outlined on the academic program of your interest. If you plan to use VA benefits at Whitworth, check out our VA Student Checklist for a step-by-step guide to getting started.

Want to speak with a current veteran student at Whitworth? Let us know and we'll get you connected.

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Contact Information

For questions about VA benefits, admissions and programs:

Whitworth VA Certifying Official
Jaime Ochoa, Assistant Registrar
Registrar's Office 
509.777.3508
jochoa@whitworth.edu

Military & Veterans Outreach
Phil Labrie, Assistant Director
509.777.3302
veterans@whitworth.edu

Financial Aid—Veterans Benefit Coordination
Jenny Keen
Financial Aid Office
509.777.4545
jkeen@whitworth.edu