Additional resources




Disability resources

Aids and Services

Brain Injury Association of America

Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center

National Center for PTSD


Education resources

Association on Higher Education

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education

Massachusetts Department of Veterans' Services

Student Veterans of America

Veterans Benefits Administration


Help for veterans

National Resource Directory

Real Warriors Campaign

Veterans Crisis Line

Veteran Admissions Application Fee Waiver

Please email and attach your military documentation to request a waiver of the UMassD Application fee.

Help for women veterans

Center for Women Veterans

Department of Defense (DoD) Safe Helpline

Grace After Fire

Job resources

Guide to Finding a Job as a Veteran

Job Accommodation Network (JAN)

Massachusetts Vocational Rehabilitation Services

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Vocational Rehabilitation



Related information

JMU article: "Veterans face tough transition into college life"

This article published in James Madison University's (JMU) campus newspaper highlights the challenges—and the rewards—for veterans when they become college students.

AWV article: "Transition to civilian life challenging for homeless female vets"

The fastest growing segment of the homeless veteran population is women with children, said Genevieve Chase, founder and executive director of American Women Veterans (AWV).

College & Research Libraries News: Resources for active duty soldiers and veterans

This article details some of the resources available to provide assistance to active military and retired personnel.