Veterans Services

Thank you

We are proud to have you at Southwestern Illinois College and greatly appreciate your time in service to our nation. We are pleased that you have chosen to make SWIC a part of your life.

Veterans Survey

Please complete this survey through Class Climate to help us improve our services to you. Use password veteran. Thank you!

Certify your spring classes

Be sure to visit one of the SWIC Veterans Services offices early to complete your paperwork for the spring semester. The earlier you complete the paperwork, the sooner your classes will be certified.

Back to Top Events at SWIC for Veterans

Veterans Hiring Event

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015
Belleville Campus
Main Complex Varsity Gym 

  • 375 FSS NAF Human Resources Office
  • Aflac- St. Louis Regional Office
  • Allsup, Inc.
  • Ameren
  • Anderson Hospital
  • Auffenberg Dealer Group
  • AVON
  • AXA Advisors, LLC
  • BJC HealthCare
  • Bradford Place Senior Assisted Living
  • Catering St. Louis
  • Chestnut Health Systems
  • Clinton Manor Living Center
  • Coulterville Rehabilitation and Health Care Center
  • Deli Star Corporation
  • East County Transport
  • Enterprise Holdings
  • Express Employment Professionals
  • Extra Help, Inc.
  • Fastenal
  • FedEx Ground/Kelly Services
  • FKG Oil Company-MotoMart
  • Great Circle
  • HDIS
  • HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital
  • IDVA
  • Illinois Department of Corrections
  • Illinois Department of Employment Security
  • Illinois Heartland Library System
  • Jackson Hewitt Tax Services
  • JTC Academy
  • Labor Ready
  • Liberty Tax Service
  • Lumiere Place Casino & Hotels
  • MAC Medical
  • Menard, Inc.
  • Midwest Petroleum
  • Missouri State Highway Patrol
  • National Personnel Records Center
  • New Horizons
  • Paragon Technology Group, Inc.
  • Priority Professional Group
  • Regions Bank
  • Roeslein & Associates
  • Schneider National Carriers
  • SCI Engineering, Inc.
  • Scott Credit Union
  • Small Business Administration
  • Sonic Driver-In
  • Southern Illinois Healthcare Foundation
  • SWIC-Enrollment Services
  • Southwestern Illinois workNet Center
  • Spectrum Brands
  • St. Clair County Intergovernmental Grants
  • St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission/America’s Center
  • Stivers Staffing Services
  • Strano & Associates, Real Estate
  • The American Legion Department of Illinois
  • TheBANK of Edwardsville
  • Tiger Plumbing, Heating, Air Conditioning & Electrical Services
  • UMB Bank
  • UniQue Personnel Consultants
  • U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Prisons, FCI Greenville
  • VetSuccess on Campus
  • Whelan Security Company


Back to Top Registration for Student Veterans

Getting started at SWIC

Back to Top VetSuccess on Campus

SWIC is pleased to welcome Armando De La Garza, our new VetSuccess on Campus Counselor. He is available for one-on-one appointments to discuss any questions relating to veterans benefits. Stop by the Belleville Campus Veterans Services office to meet him or call 618-235-2700, ext. 5226. He is here to assist you.

Back to Top VA Work Study

Would you like to assist your fellow Veteran students? If you are receiving VA benefits under Chapter 30, 31, 33, 35, 1606 or 1607 and are attending school at least 3/4 time, you may be eligible to participate in the VA Work-Study Program. The program includes a minimum wage non-taxable salary, and hours are scheduled around your classes. If you are interested please complete the application and inquire in the Veterans Services office at the Belleville Campus. Download the SWIC VA Work Study Application.

Back to Top Veteran to Veteran Tutoring

Work with a Veteran tutor in the Success Center!

Back to Top Student Veterans Group

The SWIC chapter of Student Veterans of America is available to provide support and advocacy for fellow student veterans. Stop by their office located inside of the Veterans Student Center, room MC1245 at the Belleville Campus.