Current Students

Guidance for current UW–Madison veteran students including how to confirm your benefits each semester, resources, and things to do as a veteran.


Checkmark circled by a circle of arrows showing a repeating process.Confirm your education benefits

Each semester, you will need to confirm the benefits you wish to use.

How to confirm your benefits

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Attending UW as a veteran

Help with navigating academic, social, and cultural experiences.

Attending as a veteran

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Receiving federal benefits

Information on VA course restrictions, entitlement charges, payment methods, and VA debt

Using your benefits

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Active duty

A checklist and steps to take before leaving UW–Madison, and steps to take when returning.

Being called to active duty

Apply for education benefits

There are several types of federal and state education benefits. Find options for veterans, current service members, and dependents.

Apply for benefits

School Certifying Officials

They’ll help guide you with the application and certification process, as well as assist with any other questions.

My school certifying officials

Attending UW as a military kid

Find information and programming for students who are children of veterans or active duty service members.

Attending as a military kid

Report an issue

Student of concern

Any student displaying behaviors that may interfere with their ability to be successful or disrupts the learning of others.

Report student concern

Bias concern

Including slurs, degrading language, epithets, graffiti, symbols, assault, microagressions, and harassment.

Report bias concern

Other incidents

This could include a student that you are concerned about, hazing, stalking, or a missing student.

Report other incidents


University Veteran Services
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333 East Campus Mall
10th floor, Suite 10320
Madison, WI 53715

Monday - Friday
9:00am - 4:00pm


Drop-ins are always welcome, but appointments are encouraged.

Please visit our About Us page to make an appointment with a member of our staff.