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 Veteran Success Center, Coordinator

Contact at vaoffice@ucdavis.edu

(530) 752-2020


Raquel Villanueva""Raquel Villanueva, Veterans Affairs Certifying Official/Retention Advisor

Contact me at ravillanueva@ucdavis.edu

(530) 752-2175

Raquel is the Veterans Affairs Certifying Official and Retention Adviser. Her primary role is to manage and administer educational benefits from the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and the California Department of Veteran Affairs (CalVet). She enjoys working with veterans, service members, and their dependents. She is grateful for their selfless service to our nation and is passionate in helping them achieve their academic and professional goals. She provides exclusive and focused attention to the needs of all veterans, service members, and dependents on campus. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.  She loves the hiking, camping, and traveling.