Veterans Services

Mesabi Range College would like to thank you for your service to our country! Information regarding services for Veteran's benefits can be obtained through the Regional Coordinator. Please contact Barry Martinson for inquiries and information on how to apply for the benefits.

Veteran's Checklist

Helpful Links

Regional Coordinator

Barry Martinson

Veterans Assistance Coordinator

Higher Education Veterans Program

Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs

Office: 218-262-6739

Cell: 218-208-7094

Email: barry.martinson@state.mn.us; barrymartinson@hibbing.edu

Office Hours: See schedule

Regional Coordinator's Schedule

Regional Coordinators work with their respective colleges and universities to:

  • Liaison with colleges to enhance or develop Veterans friendly policies and procedures (delayed tuition payment, residency status, military transfer credits)
  • Coordinate on and off campus Veterans services and information
  • Provide information and assist Veterans and their families on a full range of benefits, especially military education benefits

Certifying Official

Becky Stevinson
Virginia Campus - Records Office
218-749-7762
b.stevinson@mesabirange.edu
Office: S102 located on the Virginia Campus
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

County Veteran Service Officer

Brian Rulifson
St. Louis County Veterans Service Officer
218-749-7110
rulifsonb@stlouiscountymn.gov
Virginia Office
307 First Street Suite 110
Virginia, MN 55792

If in need of academic advising please see your advisor. Advisors are scheduled by program on our Eveleth campus and by pre-major on our Virginia campus, please contact student services Virginia Campus 218-749-7750 or Eveleth Campus 218-744-7506.