SITREP Newsletter

Mayra Chan and Congresswoman Norma Torres

Student Veteran Attends State of the Union Address, Returns Inspired by Democracy

Sommarani (Mayra) Chan, a master’s student in agriculture, visited Washington, D.C., for the first time. She sat in the gallery of the U.S. Congress listening to President Donald Trump give his first State the Union address.

Veteran Indoor Soccer Team

Veterans Team wins the Intramural Men's Recreational Indoor Soccer Championship

For the first time in Veterans Resource Center history, a Veterans team dominated the Intramural Men Recreational Indoor Soccer league. 

Values Presentation

Veterans Center, New Campus Ethics Center Collaborate on Code of Values

Respect. Excellence. Commitment. Integrity. Teamwork.

These are the five values that the staff of the VRC has identified as their central professional ideals, thanks to a pair of workshops organized by the center’s director, Elke Azpeitia, and her former ethics instructor, Philosophy Professor Michael Cholbi.

Defense Language Institute

Defense Language Institute Articulation Agreement

Cal Poly Pomona has made significant progress toward the recognition of military transfer credit.


Step Walk Competition VeteranTeam

Veterans Win Super Walk Competition

A Super Walk Circuit Challenge was held by Cal Poly Pomona’s Food and Nutrition Forum during winter quarter. 

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


Dress for Success Workshop

October 4

Veteran Agriculture Day

September 28

Northrop Grumman Tour - Redondo Beach

September 14

Veteran Resume Advising September 4 & 6

Student Veteran Welcome Reception

August 30

Fall Semester Classes Begin

August 23

CPP Fest - Veterans Reception

August 22

 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- 2 p.m. at the Veterans Resource Center

Career Counselor Drop – In

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

Thursdays, 3:45-5:00 p.m. at the Veterans Resource Center