The Vessey Veterans Resource Center at University of Maryland University College offers a virtual student union exclusively for UMUC's military and veterans community. This helpful online service, located on CareerQuest, allows you to 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.

The virtual student union 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 6,500 users to access content that can help you in your transition. Check out examples of content available to users below.

Helpful Information for Veterans and Transitioning Military

Civilianize Your Résumé

UMUC offers tips on how to tailor your military résumé for civilian employers.

Prepare for Health Care Costs After Transition

Transitioning servicemembers can avoid extra health care costs by taking advantage of the pre-separation exam and exploring insurance options.

Financial Help for Veterans

UMUC's Veterans Assistance Fund can help eligible student veterans with education costs.

Military Appreciation Fair and Fun Run

Service members, veterans and their families are invited to an event that blends fun with networking opportunities.

Three Questions to Ask Two Years From Getting Out

Three key questions can help you clarify life after active-duty military service.

Review Finances When Transitioning from Active Service

Keep tax and financial considerations in mind when transitioning out of active-duty military service.

Student Veterans of America

UMUC's chapter of Student Veterans of America provides access to resources and opportunities for student veterans.

Online Tutoring Services

UMUC is offering no-cost online tutoring through to students using VA benefits.

The Importance of Follow-Up

UMUC offers tips on how to make the most of a successful career fair with an impressive post-fair follow-up.

Service Dogs for Veterans

UMUC has partnered with American Humane to offer the shelter-to-service program to provide service dogs for veterans with service-related PTS and TBI.

Support Services for UMUC's Military Community

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