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Welcome to the Santa Ana College
Veterans Upward Bound Program!
The mission of the Santa Ana College Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) Program is to provide academic readiness to eligible veterans to develop academic proficiency before enrolling in post-secondary education.




The Veterans Upward Bound program is proud to announce free tutoring for all VUB participants. 

Please call to confirm your spot.  Walk-ins are also available.  We are located in the Veterans Resource Center in room M-120 (Tessmann Planetarium).

The Veteran's Upward Bound Program (VUB) is a FEDERALLY FUNDED PROGRAM (Department of Education) that is here to support discharged military veterans in getting into the college or school of YOUR CHOICE! We are here to prepare veterans who have been out of school….make the transition into higher education!
Office Hours:
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 8:00am-6:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 12:00 noon
(714) 564-6288
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Aug 24 - Fall Semester Begins

September 3 - Law Enforcement Career Information Fair

September 7 - Labor Day Campus Closed

Sept 19 - SAC Birthday Party & Fireworks Celebration

Sept 28​ - Fall Boot Camp Begins (9/28 - 11/19)

Oct 23-24 - OC Stand Down - Veterans Resource Expo

Nov 5 - Soldiers to Scholars Fund Raising Event 

Nov 11 - Veterans Day (Campus Closed) 

Nov 11 - Veterans Day at the Santa Ana Zoo

Nov 18 - SAC Scholarship Workshop

Nov 20 - OC Women Veterans Summit

Nov 26-27 - Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed


Are you a U.S. Armed Forces Reservist?  You may be eligible to participate in the VUB!  Call us today!

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Santa Ana College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at: