Contact Us

Veterans Resource Center (VRC) at San Jose State University 

Please note: The VRC is physically closed until further notice due to COVID-19 but we are open virtually. Please contact us by phone/zoom/email if you have any questions.

For general VRC services and information:

VRC Front Desk Staff
Phone: 408-924-8129

For VA benefits/enrollment certification information:

Veterans Certifying Official
Robert Davis
Phone: 408-924-6834

Zoom hours:  Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays; 10am-11am

For additional program information: 

Director-Veterans Resource Center
Maggie Morales

VRC Peer Advisor Zoom Office Hours

Click on the links to meet with a VRC Peer Advisor via Zoom.

Hours for Spring 2021 (beginning 1/27/21):

Ben: M; 10am-2pm, Tu; 10am-5pm, W; 10am-2pm, Th; 10am-4pm, F; 12pm-4pm

Michelle:  Mondays; 9am-12pm

Mitchell: Mondays; 1pm-4pm

VRC Faculty Coordinator

Need academic advice? Looking for a mentor in academics? Have questions about Grad school application process?  Visit with the VRC Faculty Program Coordinator to get advice and support!

Contact: Dr. Len Lira

Virtual Office Hours via Zoom

T/W/Tr 1100-1300 PST

Dr. Lira teaches public administration and political science in the College of Social Science. He is a retired Veteran, with 28 years military service. As Faculty Fellow, Dr. Lira serves as a bridge to Academic Affairs in support of student veteran success. He provides academic advising and mentoring, can connect students with faculty mentors in their academic fields, and can provide advise on decision to apply and attend graduate school or other post-college transitions.

In addition, Dr. Lira supports the VRC mission and goals by coordinating, developing, and implementing programs and initiatives that are evidence based and integrate his research on veterans studies and policy.