Mission: Our role is to support military members, veterans, and their families at UNI as they transition between military duty, college, and new careers. We are committed to faculty and staff education, on and off campus resource networking, advocacy, and listening to each student to ensure that each military affiliated students' voice is heard and they are empowered to achieve success in class and beyond.
The University of Northern Iowa has many resources available on campus for students. If you cannot find what you are looking for on UNI's campus there are many outside resources within the community and Iowa that are able to help Military and Veteran students. Below are resources found on both on and off campus.
Veterans Affairs/Iowa National Guard
Veterans network is a list of sites that can assist
veteranswith anything military or veteran related.
Iowa specific information for veterans; includes grants,
housing, loans, license plates, Iowa veteran trust fund and numerous
other state specific information
Assists Veterans translate their military skills, build their resumes,
and provides career coaches/assessments
Post 9/11 GI Bill and other programs
Federal Tuition Assistance
Process for Applying for Federal TA (Reservist/Guard)
Free tutoring for Active Duty/Reserve/Guard Personnel
For Army, Marine Corps, and Navy transcripts requests.
GI Bill site contains information on veteran benefits as well as GI Bill specific information
Other Online Resources
Higher education Resources for veterans and their families
A toolkit for veteran friendly institutions
This site contains numberous scholarships for veterans, spouses and dependents.