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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, or just generally interested in supporting the Military, or receiving assistance with your education, visit the Student Veteran Resource Center (SVRC) located right here in UCA, room 206D at Old Main.  Click here to visit their site.

Points of Contact:

David Williams
Veteran’s Service Coordinator (VA & Military Benefits)
dewilliams@uca.edu
Harrin Hall 223
(501)852-2999

Leigh Ann DenHartog
Director Academic Advising Center (Post-bacc, Concurrent, CNSM Advisor)
ldenhartog@uca.edu
Harrin Hall 106
(501)450-5160

Cheryl C. Lyons
Director Financial Aid (Title IV Funding)
clyons@uca.edu
Harrin Hall 204
(501)450-3140

Lynette Martin
Account Representative-Rehab/Military TA
lynettem@uca.edu
Bernard 110
(501)450-5019


Good to Know Info:

PLEASE READ: UCA STUDENT VETERANS AND DEPENDENTS

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.

Department of Defense Memorandum.  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.