Many Veterans decide to further their education after returning to civilian life. Whether they recently left active duty or have been a Veteran for many years, going back to school can be exciting and present new possibilities — but it can also be challenging. If you serve student Veterans, you might find these VA resources helpful for supporting Veterans as they adapt to this new chapter in their lives.
Mental Health Resources for Student Veterans
From resources on topics like anxiety and substance use to Veterans Coffee Socials, VA provides a wide variety of information on mental health programs and services that can help student Veterans confront and overcome any challenges they may face.
Connect student Veterans with stories from their peers. Through Make the Connection, student Veterans can hear about the experiences of other Veterans who dealt with mental health challenges when attending school, the tools and resources that helped them and how they found a new sense of purpose.