Veterans

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  • The Student-Veteran Experience

    While the transition from the military to the classroom is easy for some veterans, others experience a culture shock.

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    • Nevada residency to all "honorably" discharged veterans within two years of separation
    • Priority registration for all vets to improve the timeline for payment of their housing allowance
    • A VA Benefits Counselor as part of our VET SUCCESS program
    • An annual Veteran Career Fair
    • Assistance through the VA Yellow Ribbon Program

  • Need to Talk?

    Are you feeling isolated? You are not alone. Talk to a fellow veteran.

    Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255

    Vet Center Combat Call Center: 1-877-WAR-VETS

    Jean Nidetch Women's Center Campus Advocacy Resource Empowerment Line: 702-895-0602
     

  • VetSuccess

    An experienced VA benefits counselor on campus will make sure your health, educational, and benefit needs are met, and help you reach your education and career goals.

    Student Services Complex A, 315
    Contact: Anthoneal Newman, MS. – VetSuccess Counselor
    702-895-5669 or anthoneal.newman@va.gov

  • From Combat to College

    Veterans Administration designated UNLV as a VetSuccess Campus; UNLV named Military Friendly School for fourth consecutive year.

Welcome

UNLV is honored to have the opportunity to educate and serve our nation's heroes. We strive to provide responsive academic, social, and administrative support to student veterans, as well as active duty military members.

Here at the Office of Veteran Services, we understand that you and your family have unique needs and responsibilities, and we hope to support your academic efforts by providing one-stop, integrated resources to guide you toward success. You'll find us in the Student Services Complex – A, Room 311. Please stop by.

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Featured Article

The Las Vegas Sun recently published an article on veteran services at UNLV and profiled a female student veteran on our campus.