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Toys for Tots

U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Campaign

The VRC has hosted the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots toy drive for the past three years. This year, the Center collaborated with several departments across campus to participate.

Veteran Intramural Sport Teams

Veteran Intramural Sport Teams

Every quarter the VRC sponsors several teams to compete in ASI Campus Recreation’s intramural sports league. Participating in this extracurricular activity offers students the chance to play in sport at a competitive or recreational level.

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CPP Veterans Celebrate the 242nd U.S. Marine Corps Birthday

The VRC and the Veterans Club kicked off Veterans Week for the month of November with the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Birthday Celebration on Nov. 7.

Veterans Day Observance

Veterans Day Observance

Cal Poly Pomona President Soraya M. Coley led the Veterans Day Observance ceremony on Nov. 9 in the Music Recital Hall.



Veterans Resource Center’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

Over 100 guests attended the Veterans Resource Center’s 5th Anniversary Celebration on Oct. 3. University President Soraya M. Coley welcomed all guests and recognized the center as being an important resource for information, community and guidance for our military affiliated students.

Announcements & Calendar of Events

We encourage you to take advantage of these opportunities to connect with other veterans, to meet with representatives from veteran service providers from the local community, and attend workshops related to your academic and personal success.

Deadline / Event


 Winter Graduation Application Period

 September 21, 2017 to January 26, 2018

Pathways Program:
U.S. Department of Agriculture

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 5-6:30 p.m.
Thursday, January 25, 2018 4-5:30 p.m.
Both workshops will be held at the Career Center (building 97 Room 120).

Federal Employment &
Veterans Preference Workshop

Friday, January 26, 2018 12-1 p.m.
Career Center Classroom (building 97 Room 120)

 Agriculture Career Day

Thursday, January 25, 2018, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at the Bronco Student Center, Ursa Major

 Spring Quarter Priority Registration

January 31, 2018 to February 1, 2018

Cal Poly Pomona Homecoming

Saturday, March 3, 2018,

 VRC Services of Interest


Day & Time

VA Vet Center Counselor Visit

  • Campus based readjustment counseling
  • Linkage and referrals to VA healthcare and services 

Mondays, 9:30 am- 1:45 p.m. at the Veterans Resource Center

VRC Tutoring & Grad School Services

  • Writing, GRE, & GWT Tutoring Services
  • Grad School Information & Application Assistance

 Thursdays, 12:30 – 2:30pm at the Veterans Resource Center

Career Counselor Drop – In

  • Resume and cover letter reviews
  • Job search resources
  • Interview Skills

Thursdays, 3:30 -5: 00pm at the Veterans Resource Center