Online resources for Service Members and Veterans are growing. In this section, we highlight resources for managing distress, getting help, understanding PTSD, and understanding benefits on campus.
Understanding Benefits on Campus
Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education*
Tracks articles related to student Veterans. Visit their website to remain updated on Veterans issues related to education.
Student Veterans of America*
National organization that helps develop student Veteran groups on campuses and develop programs and policies to assist with Veteran transition to the classroom.
A Transfer Guide: Understanding Your Military Credit Recommendations*
This guide is based on the simple principle that if you have a clear understanding of your military transcript and basic information about transfer policies and issues, you can more successfully navigate your way through the process of transfer credit for military training and experience. This publication will serve as your resource for understanding military credit recommendations, transcripts, and their use when you wish to transfer to an academic institution.
Accommodating Student Veterans With TBI and PTSD (PDF)*
Accommodating student Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. The American Council on Education, in collaboration with the Association on Higher Education and Disability, the Kresge Foundation, and America's Heroes at Work, have generated tips for helping campus faculty accommodate student Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) and PTSD.
National Resource Directory*
Over 11,000 resources for wounded, ill, or injured Service Members and their family.
ACE Veteran Friendly Toolkit*
The American Council on Education has developed a Toolkit for Veteran Friendly Institutions. The toolkit is designed to help institutions build effective programs for student Veterans and share information.