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Veterans build their future success here.

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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 Military and Veteran Services Center, 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.

Veterans Victory Starts Here


  • Nevada residency to all "honorably" discharged vets within 5 years of separation
  • Nevada in-state tuition for all military family members using VA Education Benefits within 3 years of sponsor's discharge date
  • 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

UNLV Support Services

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

National Suicide Prevention & Crisis Lifeline: 988

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

Jean Nidetch Care Center Care Line: 702-895-0602

Disability Resource Center Counseling and Psychological Services

VA Support Services at UNLV

James Taylor

VA Program Coordinator

Justin Whipple

VA Counselor
702-791-9000 ext. 13120

What's Happening

UNLV Rebel Vets Organization teamed up with Truckee Meadows Community College as well as veterans and volunteers to march 370 miles carrying two rucksacks that shared nearly 7,000 service member dog tags in honor and remembrance for Memorial Day.

Operation Battle Born 2018

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May. 16, 2023

News highlights featuring UNLV faculty and students who made local and national headlines.

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Apr. 21, 2023

A collection of news stories highlighting the experts and student changemakers at UNLV.

COE 303 Student textbook
Apr. 5, 2023

COE 303 is a new course helping student veterans transition into academia and a normal life.


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