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Updates from University Veterans Services

  • The power of gathering as a community to support the community

    A look back on a partnership event to support the military-connected community On Monday, April 15th, a small and excited group gathered on campus to prepare for a meaningful next step. Members of the Madison …

  • Month of the Military Kid 2024: Q&A with Madeleine Allen

    In recognition of Month of the Military Kid, we’d like to introduce some of our exceptional military kids. Meet Madeleine Allen! Madeleine “Maddie” Allen is a fourth-year senior majoring in psychology and graduating this May! …

  • Celebrating Military Kids: a growing population and need

    Every April, as the days grow longer and sunnier, the campus buzzes with the excitement of wrapping up the spring semester, preparations for commencement, and connections with friends new and old. The past few years, …

  • New Changes to Federal VA GI Bill Payment Policies Regarding Direct Deposit

    Students receiving education benefits from the federal VA need to be mindful of upcoming changes to benefits policies. While fewer than 2% of military-connected students at UW-Madison are affected by the following changes, we wanted …

  • Badger Veteran Photo Project 2023

    Aaron Goodwin – Physics, B.S. (2020) Served in the US Navy from 2010-2016 as an Electronics Technician (nuclear). I completed an around the world deployment in 2015 onboard USS Theodore Roosevelt. Abygail Boyle – Civil …

  • Leah Henning represents UW-Madison in National Veterans Leadership Foundation fellowship program

    The University of Wisconsin-Madison is honored to have student veteran Leah Henning represent UW for the National Veterans Leadership Foundation (NVLF) Fellows program. The NVLF is an organization that partners with universities across America to …

  • New VA GI Bill System February 2023

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently emailed all Post-9/11 GI Bill® students about an update to their IT systems occurring in late February/early March 2023 with the release of Enrollment Manager. As a result, …

  • Badger Veteran Photo Project 2022

    The University Veteran Services staff would like to thank everyone who contributed to the Badger Veteran Photo Project this year! Thank you for your service to our country and willingness to share a bit about …

  • Message to Students: Jolene Anders returns to UVS

    To our military-connected community:  If I haven’t had the pleasure of meeting you – Hi, I’m Jolene! I started full-time in University Veterans Services (UVS) in 2019, and I’m a UW-Madison alum. I’ve also served …

  • Chapter 35 tuition updates for Fall 2022

    Starting August 1, 2022, students using Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance (DEA) education benefits (also known as Chapter 35) are eligible for in-state tuition if considered nonresidents of Wisconsin for tuition purposes. You will retain …

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