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Need to Know Info:

For incoming Veteran students, if you have disabilities that inhibit your performance in the classroom please check with the Disability Resource Center. For information about sign-up for these services click here.

For Military females and veterans there is a number of resources relevant to not only your Education, but your Health, and Well-being as well. For a list of these resources you can click here.

If you are a Veteran, Spouse, Dependent, or ROTC here on campus visit the Student Veteran Resource Center (SVRC) located right here in UCA, room 206D at Old Main.  Click here to visit their site.

Below are a list of scholarships for Graduate and Undergraduate Students: NOTE- Some of the following scholarships are non-renewable, if you’re interested in a scholarship below please check the deadlines.

  • A. Neumann & Associates Scholarship: This scholarship is available to all students enrolled at a US based college or university, regardless of their country of origin or nationality. Deadlines– March & August 15 of each year.
  • Military Family Appreciation Scholarship: This is a scholarship open to all students who are active and retired U.S. military service members. This scholarship is offered bi-annually during the 2018 school year from March 1 to June 30, 2018 and August 1 to November 30, 2018. Students will be awarded $400 to assist with their educational goals.
  • CardsDirect Scholarship: We want your help designing our next top-selling holiday card – and are proud to offer our scholarship program. The winner of our Future Designer Scholarship will receive a $2,500 scholarship to a secondary institution of their choice and will have their designs featured as products on our site.
  • CGTrader Scholarship: Every year CGTrader challenges students to dig into the field of technology by writing an essay on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives. Enter the CGTrader Scholarship 2018 challenge to win $3,000 for your education expenses. The best submission will be awarded $2,000 while the two runners-up will receive $500 each.
  • Router Instructions: To help young people understand the importance of wireless technology and the impact it has on education RouterInstructions.com is offering a $1,500 scholarship. Deadline– August 1, 2018.

Good to Know Info:


Welcome Letter to Veterans and Students: Welcome student Veterans And Dependents

For new students: Program Completion Plan

Champ VA Contact Information:

  • Phone #: 1-800-733-8387
  • Fax #: 303-331-7809

NOTICE: Any Veteran seeking to file a Compensation & Pension Claim with the VA should take note of these two sources for information on pre-/post application. Click here for eligibility requirements and how to apply. Click here for information on the Compensation & Pension Exam.

ATTENTION: Guard and Reserve must read.  Click Here.

Want to know more about The Washington Center (VET) Initiative?  Click here

Chapter Benefits:  Make sure to familiarize yourself with the chapter of benefits you are using.  The more you know, the more you can benefit.

Ch. 33 (Post 9/11 GI Bill)

Ch. 30 (Montgomery GI Bill)

Ch. 31 (VR&E)

Ch. 35 (DEA)

Ch. 1606 (MGIB SR)

Ch. 1607 (REAP)

The University of Central Arkansas is proud to assist veterans from all branches of service as they work toward achieving their educational goals.  The University works with the Department of Veterans Affairs as well as other federal and state agencies to provided educational assistance to those who have served our country.  If you have questions regarding your VA benefits or how we can help you, please contact Veteran Services at (501) 852-2999 or come by our office in Harrin Hall Room 223 A/B.