Veterans

External Resources

  • Veterans Affairs

    GI Bill - Find information on your educational benefits

    Web Automated Verification of Enrollment (WAVE) - Don't forget to verify your attendance no earlier than the last day of each month.

    United States Department of Veterans Affairs – One location for all VA information

    Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs - Find out about statewide legislation, benefits, services & programs that directly impact veterans

    VA Puget Sound Health Care System – All VA medical services in the Puget Sound area  

    Military Transcripts

    JST Transcripts - For Active Duty, Reserve and Veterans of the Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps and Navy 

    CCAF (Community College of the Air Force) - For Active Duty Air Force, Reserve, and Air National Guard members

    Coast Guard Institute - For Coast Guard members

    Financial Aid

    Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) – We encourage all students to complete the FAFSA to receive a complete picture of their financial aid options

    College Scholarships - Search for thousands of scholarships throughout the country

    WashBoard- Connecting Washington students with Washington scholarship providers 

    Benefits & Service Opportunities

    ebenefits - DoD and VA one stop shop! Get your DD-214, insurance, health, education, disability and housing benefits and more.

    Guide to Online Military Student Resources - This an online guidebook that provides financial information and options for veterans, as well as different associations and groups available for educational purposes.

    Military.com – Information for those in the military, retired from the military, military veterans or those considering joining the military

    Team Rubicon - Team Rubicon unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with medical professionals to rapidly deploy emergency response teams into crisis situations. The skills cultivated on battlefields – emergency medicine, risk assessment and mitigation, teamwork and decisive leadership – are invaluable in disaster zones. This organization was created by and for veterans to continue their service both domestically and internationally.

    Troops to Teachers - A U.S. Department of Defense program that helps eligible military personnel begin a new career as teachers in public schools where their skills, knowledge and experience are most needed.

    Vet Reinvention – An SU alumn created this low cost service for all veterans. "[They] provide up-to-date, veteran-tailored career coaching services (such as resume-writing) that will help you thrive in today's Post-2008, interconnected economy." 

    VetSuccess – Help with job searching and job placement after graduation