Veteran's Services Office

The Veteran Services Office is your liaison to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for veteran and veteran-related education benefits

The Veteran Services Office provides a wide range of support and referral services for all undergraduate and graduate students who are: veterans currently serving either active duty, Reserve or National Guard; vocational rehabilitation and qualified dependents. These services are tailored to the individual need(s) of each student and can include the following:

  • Assist and advise the student in the application process for admission to the University and obtaining their VA education benefits.
  • Coordinating with the student's academic advisor to ensure they are on the correct track for their career choices
  • Assist students with career choices, counseling and advising
  • Refer students, who need assistance the University does not provide, to local VA resources (e.g., medical, dental, psychological, home loans, etc.)
  • Providing scholarship information and resources

Veteran educational benefits, services and programs

Educational benefits

Veterans and their dependents and spouses have access to a wide range of education benefits, ranging from the Post-9/11 GI Bill to Vocational Rehabilitation (Chapter 31). Learn more about these educational benefit programs

Enrollment support

Need assistance with applying to and enrolling at the University of Nevada, Reno? Get information about enrollment calculations, military transcripts, Tuition Assistance programs, re-admissions and more.

Veteran programs

There are numerous veteran organizations and support groups to help student veterans with career planning, getting involved on campus and transitioning from the military.