Mission & Values

Main Content

The mission of Veteran Student Support Services is to serve student Veterans, active duty military personnel, National Guard and Reserve members, and their qualifying dependents by providing excellence in outreach, student support services, and advocacy.

Vision

Our vision is for student Veterans, active duty personnel, National Guard and Reserve members, and their qualifying dependents to succeed at Illinois and reach their full potential as ethical leaders and engaged citizens.

Guiding Principles

  • VSSS aspires to the highest standard of quality in our communications, services, and outreach.
  • VSSS strives to create transformational learning experiences guided by the best scholarship and proven approaches available.
  • VSSS attempts to embrace the campus' commitment to diversity by providing opportunities that showcase the pluralism within our student veteran community.
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