The Office of Military and Veteran Services
• full service computer lounge including free printing, scanning, and faxing
• coffee bar
• quiet study area
• advising on and processing of all veterans’ benefits
• advice on and process all veterans’ benefits
• active duty and Guard/Reserve tuition assistance
• faculty advisors to the Veteran Student Organization
• one-stop office for any and all questions about UNO
• ensure a smooth administration of benefits and education
Our office also employs a full time VA employee, who is available as a member of the VA’s Vet Success on Campus program. She can assist with all aspects of the Department of Veterans’ Affairs, from compensation and pension, disability claims, Vocational Rehabilitation, and access to the VA Omaha hospital or other community resources.
Military and Veteran Student Trained Staff & Faculty
The Office of Military and Veteran Services trains UNO faculty and staff every semester on the unique learning situations of military and veteran students. This training has familiarized faculty and staff with common military terms and the paperwork you may submit when working with the University in applying for benefits, which can be very helpful when working with your advisor.
Best for Vets
UNO has been recognized as having excellent support for our military and veteran students. But what does this mean? Check out the ways we’ve been recognized and why were were awarded these badges.