University of Maryland University College offers MIL-VET Checkpoint, a digital communication and networking tool exclusively for UMUC's military and veterans community. It provides a central place for you to get the support you need to make a successful transition to civilian life. You can access timely, relevant information about academic success and career opportunities, connect with fellow UMUC students who've served in the military, work with our military and veterans advisors, and more.

This tool is available to veterans as well as all transitioning members of the military who are planning to separate within the next two years. Join more than 2,500 MIL-VET Checkpoint users to access content that can help you in your transition. Check out examples of content available to MIL-VET Checkpoint users below.

Helpful Information for Veterans and Transitioning Military

Spotlight: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Transitioning servicemembers can get no-cost financial coaching through the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Scholarships for Active-Duty Servicemembers and Veterans

UMUC provides a number of scholarships specifically for active-duty servicemembers, veterans, and their family members.

The UMUC Student Veteran of the Year Award

UMUC is pleased to announce that on Veterans Day 2017, we will recognize the first-ever Student Veteran of the Year.

The Realities of Military Pay

The financial challenges of transitioning out of military life are numerous, but so are the opportunities and resources available to address them.

Support Services for UMUC's Military Community

Learn about Career Services at UMUC, offering help with job searches, interviewing, networking, and more.

Learn about our multiple start dates and rolling admission.