Military & Veteran Services

A top 10 four-year institution for military friendliness

The University of Nebraska at Omaha consistently ranks among the top universities for veterans, active duty members, and their families.


What we do

Our office exists to foster and encourage a military community on campus. We work to support UNO's military community by providing students with resources and services developed for their success.

Resources

  • Full-service computer lounge, quiet study area, student lounge
  • Free coffee bar
  • Walk-in math, science and writing peer tutoring
  • Dedicated research librarian
  • Visiting VA social worker and disability claims specialist weekly office hours

Office Services

  • One-stop office for any and all questions about UNO
  • Advising on and processing of all veterans' benefits

News & Events

SVO Coffee Talks with Urban Abbey
Every Wednesday, 9:00 A.M., MBSC 117
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SVO Vet Success & Free Toppers Pizza
Every Friday, 12:00 P.M., MBSC 224 
RSVP on Facebook

Career Paths Learning Community Mutual of Omaha Site Visit
Thursday, October 18 2:00-4:00 P.M., Mutual of Omaha Plaza
RSVP online

MavVet Wellness Fair
Monday, October 29 11:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M., MBSC Atrium
Come see various veterans resource vendors including healthcare, disability claims and more. For a full list of vendors, click here

Veteran's Day Student & Community Partner Appreciation Dinner
Thursday, November 15 6:30-8:30 P.M., MBSC Ballroom
RSVP online

New Forever GI Bill Updates!
The Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act, also known as the “Forever GI Bill®,” brings  significant changes to Veterans’ education benefits over the next few years. Learn more information.

Make a submission for 2018's Student Honor Scholarships or Community and Employer Partner of the Year here! 


Benefits

Check out this video for everything you need to know about using the GI Bill® at UNO.

Learn more about your VA Education benefits.
Get information on military spouse benefits at MyCAA.
Get started with using benefits at UNO and complete our VA Agreement form.
Find scholarships for military-affiliated students.


Get Involved

Student Veteran Organization

The mission of the UNO Student Veteran Organization is to "build and maintain a vibrant community by engaging and empowering veterans" on campus. Follow along on Facebook and Engage.

Career Paths Learning Community 

OMVS Career Paths is a career-based learning community for military-affiliated students seeking a degree in Information Science & Technology and Business. It provides valuable employer site visits, interactions with employer partners, resume review, career mentoring and funding for professional certifications. Learn more.

OMVS Leadership Institute

Do you want to work in our office as a VA Work Study while simultaneously gaining professional experience? Apply today!

CONTACT US

Office of Military & Veteran Services
402.554.2349
117 Milo Bail Student Center (MBSC)

unovets@unomaha.edu

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