Being connected to the United States military is one of many identities our students hold. The IVETS team is committed to providing programming and opportunities that explore and honor your unique position and experiences.
IOWA is home to more than 2,400 veterans, dependents, and active duty military members and is a 2019 - 20 Military Friendly School.
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Students, Faculty, and Staff
If you are currently a student Veteran or military-connected student at IOWA there are many benefits and resources on and near campus available for you!
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Faculty and Staff
IOWA has information, and resources available for Faculty and Staff members working with IOWA Veterans and Military Community members.
Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC)
We are here to train, develop, and prepare cadets for their role in the United States Air Force. At Det. 255 we balance everyday College Life with ROTC training.
Army Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC)
Our cadets enjoy a full range of Army training and social experiences; including color guard activities at home football games, Ranger Challenge Team, the annual Military Dining-out, and our Homecoming activities – just to name a few.
Iowa Veteran Education, Transition, and Support
IVETS combines the former Military Veteran Student Services and Veteran Education Transition Support units as one team!
University of Iowa Veterans Association
The UIVA is a student organization geared toward providing opportunities for Veterans, Guard, and Reservists, as well as spouses and dependents that attend the University of Iowa.
Examining the Value of Virtual Care for Our Veterans
Too many veterans struggle with mental health issues, and too many commit suicide. Iowa doctoral student Priyanka Vakkalanka is studying how telehealth can help some of them, especially those in rural areas.
Iowa Nebraska Ruck March 2019
Ahead of yesterday's Heroes Game, student veteran organizations from @uiowa and @UNLincoln rucked the game ball 𝟯𝟮𝟮 𝗺𝗶𝗹𝗲𝘀 in support of Veteran suicide awareness. 🙏🇺🇸
The annual march featured nearly 200 volunteers and spanned 10 days.