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Military Programs and Services


Best for Vets 2022





All students using accepted VA benefits are eligible to enroll in free programs of study. Contact 843-574-6105/6882 for details.

Trident Technical College is honored to provide a quality education to active duty personnel, veterans and their spouses and children. TTC has earned the 2022-23 Military Friendly School and 2022-23 Military Spouse Friendly School designations.

Trident Technical College is also recognized as a 2022 Best for Vets College by the Military Times


Steps for Enrollment

Request Military Transcripts

GI Bill Benefits

In-State Residency for Covered Veterans and Dependents

A covered veteran or military dependent must produce a copy of their COE (Certificate of Eligibility) to the Veterans Assistance office. The Veterans Assistance office will communicate to the Admissions office verifying your eligibility for in-state tuition.

Tuition Assistance

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Trident Technical College Resources


TTC provides these sites for informational purposes only. Application requirements and time lines for application vary, so we encourage you to check them out thoroughly.

AFCEA Educational Fund
Air Force Association
American Veterans Scholarships
Army Aviation Association of America
Army Nurse Corps Foundation
Army Scholarship Foundation
Army Women’s Foundation
Benjamin A. Gilman-McCain International Scholarship
Chief Petty Officer Scholarship Fund
Coast Guard Exchange (CGX) Scholarship Program
Coast Guard-Supplemental Education Grants
Dolphin Scholarship Foundation
FINRA Foundation Military Spouse Fellowship
Fisher House Foundation
Google SVA Scholarship
Homefront America
Imagine America Foundation
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
Marine Corps League Scholarship Search Department of Veterans
Military Order of The Purple Heart Scholarship Program
Navy League of The United States Scholarships
National Military Family Association
Nursing Scholarships for Veterans
Patriot Legacy Fund
Project Working Moms
Scholarships For Military Children
Scholarships for Military Families
South Carolina State Office of Veterans Affairs CLEP Scholarship for Military Members Scholarship for Military Spouses
Thanks USA
The American Legion Scholarships
The Folded Flag Foundation
Tillman Military Scholars
US Department of Education (ED) Grants
VFW Auxiliary
Wings Over America
Women’s Army Corps Veterans’ Association

Local Resources

Helpful Links

Contact Info

Financial Aid/Veterans Assistance office

TTC’s Veterans Assistance office helps veterans and their dependents with educational benefits forms, tuition assistance, transcripts, standards of academic progress and related information. Click here for more information on financial aid for veterans.

Email veteransassistance
 for help.

8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Bldg. 410/Rm. 102

Students: Click here to upload documents for Veterans Assistance.


The TTC VETS Center is open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday. The center is in Bldg. 700/Rm. 201 on Thornley Campus. Stop by or call 843-574-6882.

Student Activity Periods

Active duty and veterans are invited to use the VETS Center for student activity meetings (Bldg. 700/Rm. 201). Call 843-574-6882 or 843-574-6105 to reserve.

Workforce Training Programs

Please note: Workforce Training Programs (noncredit courses) are not eligible for VA benefits.

If you have a US mobile phone number on file with VA, and you’re actively enrolled at an IHL, you should receive a text after Dec. 17 inviting you to opt-in to text verification. This is the simplest and most efficient way to verify monthly enrollment. To learn more, visit the monthly enrollment verification webpage.

Women Veterans Health/Enrollment Fair March 18

The Ralph H. Johnson Outreach Program is holding a health/enrollment fair for women veterans March 18, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., at 6450 Rivers Ave. in North Charleston. To find out more about benefits and how to access services, contact Jennifer Allison-Oord ( at 843-252-7824 or Stephen Green ( at 843-534-5347.

GI Bill Newsletter

Check out the latest news about GI Bill benefits in the March 2023 newsletter.