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Welcome

Veterans build their future success here.

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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 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.

Benefits

  • Nevada residency to all "honorably" discharged vets within 5 years of separation
  • Nevada in-state tuition for all military family members using GI BILL(r) 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

Support Services

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

Disability Resource Center Counseling and Psychological Services

What's Happening

The UNLV Rebel Vets Organization teamed up with Truckee Meadows Community College to execute the first statewide Operation Battle Born Ruck March in honor of the fallen heroes from the Global War on Terrorism. Over the course of 8 days, veterans and volunteers marched 370 miles while taking turns carrying two rucksacks held a combined total of 7,000 service member dog tags, including the 57 fallen Nevadans.

Ross Bryant
Jan. 5, 2018

A compilation of media coverage profiling just a few of the many people of UNLV who made news in 2017.

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Nov. 9, 2017

For veteran Randy Dexter, man's best friend —and a campus organization — made all the difference.

Nov. 9, 2017

The Military & Veteran Services Center and the Disability Resource Center are helping ensure student success. 

In The News

Rebel Vets Lead & Succeed

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Rebel Veteran Focus Program

The Rebel Veteran Focus program highlights and honors the exemplary service of UNLV veterans whose contributions have had a positive impact — on campus, in their college, in their community or in assisting their fellow veterans.