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Armed Forces Center

Serving active duty, reservists, National Guard, military-connected students, and their dependents

Welcome to the College of Eastern Idaho's Armed Forces Center! We are here to support and assist our military-connected and veteran students.

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An Educational Opportunity and Space Available for Veterans and Military-Connected Students

  • VA Education and Tuition Assistance Benefits: Krysta Madrigal, our VA School Certifying Official and Tuition Assistance Benefits expert, is available on Mondays from 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm and Wednesdays from 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm, in the Armed Forces Center. Krysta is your go-to resource for all things related to military and VA education benefits
  • A Safe, Social, Study Environment: We offer a welcoming and comfortable space to study and meet other military and veteran individuals
  • Personalized Support: The Armed Forces Center has partnered with the Tutoring Center to provide individualized assistance with tutoring needs during mid-terms and finals
  • Get Involved: Join the Armed Forces Club to connect with like-minded peers and make a positive impact on campus. Engage in various activities and initiatives that make a difference
  • Computers for studying/working 
  • Xbox and TV for relaxing and snacks

Services our VA School Certifying Official provides

  • Assistance with completing and navigating Federal and State Tuition Assistance, and VA Education Benefits.
  • Assistance with completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Assistance finding necessary resources both on campus and in the community

Armed Forces Center

Krysta Madrigal

VA School Certifying Official | Building 5, Room 500 | Mondays: 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm | Wednesdays : 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm


*This office is closed during major breaks between terms. However, VA School Certifying Official, Krysta Madrigal, can be found in her main office in Building 3, Room 311 in the Student Affairs Office.