Veterans' Services

Chemeketa’s Veterans’ Services provides information about eligibility, admission, financial aid, GI Bill® and many other important college resources. We hope this information assists you in understanding how Chemeketa can help you meet your educational goals and encourage you to contact us if you have any questions.

VA Payments and Tax Liability
Payments you receive for education, training, or subsistence under any law administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) are tax free. Don't include these payments as income on your federal or state tax return. Further information is contained on page 7 of IRS Pub 970.

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Services for Veterans

  • Help monitoring and reporting your benefit compliance to the VA
  • Assistance completing applications for different educational benefit programs administered by the VA

Contact us

Veterans' Services
Bldg. 2, Rm. 200, windows 6, 7, & 8 (Salem campus)
Customer services hours: Monday-Friday*, 10 am-5 pm
Students are seen on a walk-in basis - no appointment is necessary
*The college is closed on Fridays July 11-August 26, 2016.

Phone 503.399.5004
Fax 503.399.3908

Mailing address:
Veterans' Services
Chemeketa Community College
PO BOX 14007
Salem, OR 97309-7070

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at