Veteran & Military Services

Building 434, Room 123 University of California Santa Barbara, CA 93106

UCSB Student Veterans at the Veteran Resource Center

UCSB Veteran & Military Services

Navigating the various university, state and federal programs, rules and regs can be a headache. We are here to alleviate the pain by providing top-notch customer service to all veterans, service members and their families during every step of their journey here at UCSB.

Whether you are a future, current or past student please get in touch with us if you have any questions or want to get involved. 


Veteran & Military Services Coordinator

Kevin Hagedorn
(805) 893-4724

Job Duties:

VA Education Benefits Advising (including health care, claims, insurance, etc...)
Connects students to campus and community resources
Career and Academic Advising
Co-Chairs UCSB Veteran Resource Team
Advocacy  services and policy making

Alexandra Splan

VA Certifying Official & Financial Aid Advisor

Alexandra Splan
(805) 893-8905

Job Duties:

Financial Aid Advising & Processing
VA Education Benefits Advising & Processes
California Veteran Benefits Advising & Processing
Co-Chairs UCSB Veteran Resource Team