Military & Veteran Services

 

  • The Wildcat community is proud to be both Veteran and Military Friendly!
  •  GI Bill® Banner
    The MVS Office is here to help you make the most of your Military Education Benefits!
  • Graduating student veterans celebrate with a trip to the Bell Tower in Thompson Hall
    Congrats to our student Veterans graduating in 2018!
  • We are conveniently located in G15 in Hood House, right between Hamilton Smith Hall and the MUB!

Welcome to the UNH Military & Veteran Services Office!

MVS has moved to Hood House, Ground Floor! Stop by to check our our new space! 

Military and Veteran Services (MVS) is the go-to office for any student using a military or VA educational benefit.  We also play a central role in educating the UNH community about the student-Veteran and military-affiliated student body, while constantly remaining vigilant in our mission to make UNH a military and Veteran friendly school.

MVS is pleased to host and maintain two Veteran lounges, one for socializing and one for studying, as well as a dedicated kitchette and conference room.  We are located on the ground floor of Hood House, conviently and centrally located between the MUB and Hamilton Smith Hall.  Come on by and check out our facilities!  

 

 

Calling All Incoming Student Veterans!

Congratulations on your acceptance to UNH and welcome to the Wildcat Veteran community!  

We in the Military & Veteran Services Office look forward to meeting you and helping you make a positive and successful transition to UNH.  With that goal in mind, we would like to invite you to our two-day, Veteran-only orientation program, VET ConnectVET Connect is designed to familiarize you with available campus resources, such as financial aid, academic support, student services, and recreation.

 

If you are interested in joining us for this special Veteran-only orientation, please RSVP here.  

 

This summer’s VET Connect will be held on 15-16 August 2018.  During VET Connect, you will complete many of the tasks necessary for a successful college start, including:

Tour campus with stops at academic support areas
Explore common class locations
Discuss how current student Veterans made the transition
Network with other incoming student Veterans
Participate in activities hosted by Northeast Passage

PLUS! In addition to becoming familiar with all of the excellent campus resources available to UNH students, there will be FREE FOOD and FREE LODGING the night of the 15th (if needed)!  We will provide FREE breakfast, lunch, and a cook-out at the end of the first day, as well as breakfast and lunch on the second day.

RSVP here to join us for this special event!

 

 

On-Campus Veteran-only Housing Now Available

Starting Fall 2018, UNH Housing will offer a specific on-campus housing community called Vet Connect for student Veterans.  

Vet Connect Housing offers 16 spaces at the Woodside Apartment Complex where Veterans can enjoy independence with the convenience and benefits of on-campus living.

To learn more and to apply for housing, visit UNH Housing, Vet Connect! 

 

Important Fall 2018 Benefits Information!

Complete the Request for Certification (RFC) form and/or submit your Tuition Waiver (NH Air/Army National Guard only) to our office no later than August 9th, the UNH billing deadline. All submissions received after 8/9 may be issued a late fee by the University. 

For students using Chapter 1606 or 33 & a Tuition Waiver, you must complete the RFC and submit your waiver to receive both benefits. 

We also partner with Northeast Passage for...
Veteran Art Classes, Tai Chi, Game Night, & much more. Check out the schedule here!