I’d like to personally welcome you to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and thank you for your service to our nation. We are an institution of higher learning with a proud land grant and military history and we are honored that you will be pursuing your educational goals with us.
Veteran Student Support Services (VSSS), a unit within the Office of the Dean of Students, recognizes the selfless service and sacrifices made by members of our armed forces and the unique challenges associated with transitioning into a university setting. To support this transition, we are committed to providing Veterans, active duty personnel, National Guard and Reserve members and qualified dependents with the services necessary to pursue their academic and personal interests, explore different learning experiences, and integrate into the campus community.
As the central office responsible for serving veterans and military personnel, I highly encourage you to contact us after submitting your application to the University of Illinois. Again, we deeply value the contributions you bring to our university, so please let us know how we can serve you.
Dr. Nicholas Osborne