Veterans Resource Center
Thank you for your service and for choosing Los Angeles Southwest College to pursue your academic goals. Here, you’ll find a warm and supportive environment where you can succeed.
The Veterans Resource Center (VRC) proudly serves active-duty and reserve service members, Veterans, and eligible dependent family members.
Please note: Veteran Counseling appointments are scheduled by the student, via Cranium Cafe (a self-service meeting and collaboration platform designed specifically for student support). Once on the ConexED page, students and faculty should use the "Login with Canvas" button. Staff should use the "Guest Registration" button
- Students can access Cranium Cafe by clicking the online counseling button on each department's web page or the counseling and live chat button on the homepage of the student portal. Students need to create an account, sign in, and can then begin chatting with counselors.
- Counselors will be available on Cranium Cafe during their typical hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Thursday and from 8 a.m. to 1 pm. Fridays. Students will be able to meet with a counselor from any special programs they belong to or a general counselor of their choice. Students are strongly recommended to meet with counselors from their special programs.
- Although counselors will be able to perform most functions remotely, there may be slight delays in completing some tasks such as document requests from other colleges. Please be patient. LASC Counselors are here to answer your questions and help you plan for academic success this semester and beyond.