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New to Iowa for Fall 2020?

If you did not get a chance to attend a new Veteran and Military-Connected (VMC) student information presentation this summer, follow the link below.

2020 Summer Information Session 

A message from UI leaders about the recent protests

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. 

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If you are currently a Veteran and Military-Connected (VMC) student at UI, there are many benefits and resources on and near campus available for you. 

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Check out the resources available for faculty and staff working with the VMC at Iowa.  

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Featured News

Congratulations, graduates!

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

B1G Football | Nebraska & Iowa Ruck March

Iowa City, IA ➡️ Lincoln, NE. 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.

Posted by Big Ten Network on Saturday, November 30, 2019
Iowa Nebraska Ruck March

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.

VMC Events

VMC Events

UIVA Weekly Meeting

Monday, August 17, 2020, 4:30pm to 5:00pm

Weekly meeting to discuss ongoing business with the Veterans Association. All are welcome

Military Friendly School 2019-20