Veterans, reservists, National Guard members and dependents of veterans may be eligible to receive benefits for college. The Registrar's Office is the certifying office for veteran's benefits. Please contact Jan Nordin, Veterans Coordinator, and she can assist you with benefits and education counseling, program information and referral to various agencies.
Veterans and Service Members Organization
At UW-Whitewater, you will have the opportunity to join the Veterans and Service Members Organization. The student-run campus organization is involved in social, academic, informational and community services. The group aims to assist members with the transition to campus and academic life, build morale and promote fellowship. For more information, email the student president at: email@example.com
Veterans Students' Lounge
The main floor of Andersen Library is home to a lounge exclusively for our student armed services and veterans. The lounge is equipped with reading materials, comfortable furniture, a study room, television, office and Skype stations for keeping in touch with family and friends. The lounge is located near the children's section, Room 2208A.
Veteran Student Peer Mentor Program
A peer mentor can:
- Answer questions of all kinds
- Help you adjust to the university
- Alleviate some start-up anxiety
- Provide referrals to resources
To be matched with a mentor, please complete the Online Application Form.