Veterans Affairs

The University, in cooperation with the US Department of Veterans Affairs, participates in a variety of educational benefit programs for veterans, active service members, and their families.

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Campus Support for Veterans

Campus Support for Veterans

UE’s Office of Veterans Affairs works to ensure student veterans, current service members, and their families have a smooth experience from enrollment to graduation and beyond.

Counseling and Disability Services

Counseling and Disability Services

Counselors and staff are specifically trained to help student veterans address challenges they may face. They provide support for all forms of disabilities and work with faculty to ensure accommodations are made if needed.

Student Veteran Organization

Students helping fellow veterans, service members and families

UE VETS (Veterans Education Transition Support) is not your ordinary college student organization. Their mission is widespread from serving prospective students, current students and their families to active service members across the globe. Members of UE VETS include veterans, ROTC cadets, military family members and non-military students who just have an interest in being involved. Since the group's formation in October 2009, they have coordinated campus and community events to increase awareness of veteran and military issues.

The group works to help student veterans transition to college life and beyond through events and activities to connect and provide support. They applied and won a grant to help offset costs to create the Major General Verna Fairchild Lounge for Veterans for the exclusive use of veterans, current service members, and ROTC cadets. UEVETS’ Spare Change for Warriors charity bowling tournament raises funds for veteran related philanthropies, plus brings together students, faculty and administrators for a day of fellowship and fun.

If you would like to correspond with a member of UE VETS, please complete the request more info form. Please note your request in the comments section of the form.