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Veteran Student Resources

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Office of Veteran Affairs
The Office of Veterans Affairs (VA) is located in the Office of the Registrar. The Office of Veteran Affairs assists military veterans and their dependents who are eligible for VA educational benefits. The Veteran Affairs Certifying Official is responsible for certifying and monitoring veterans' enrollment, academic progress, and other academic information. For more information, visit  http://manoa.hawaii.edu/records/veterans/
 
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Office of Veterans Support Services
The Office of Veteran Support Services assists veterans in making a smooth transition from military life to that of a student. The Office is dedicated to provide services specific to each student veteran’s needs to ensure that their transition to and journey through college is as successful as possible. Its mission is to provide high quality and comprehensive support with respect, commitment and academic excellence. For more information, visit http://www.studentaffairs.manoa.hawaii.edu/veterans/.
 
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Student Veteran Organization
The Student Veteran Organization is a Registered Independent Organization for veterans of all branches of military service. The Student Veteran Organization advocates for veterans on the UH Mānoa campus and also provides a welcoming social atmosphere for those transitioning from military to college. The organization meets every first and third Friday each month from 1700-1800 at Saunders Hall Room 222. If you have any questions, please contact the Student Veteran Organization at svouhm@hawaii.edu
 
Scholarship Opportunities
Dr. Lawrence K.W. Tseu, philanthropist, retired dentist, and Air Force veteran has established the Shelley Wilson Nursing Scholarship for Veterans, in honor of Shelley Wilson, founder, president and CEO of Wilson Care Group. Shelly Wilson was formerly a medical specialist with the U.S. Army National Guard in Iowa. Both Dr. Tseu and Shelly Wilson have great respect and admiration for the service men and women who sacrifice to serve our country. To commemorate Shelley’s accomplishments and contributions to the community, the Shelley Wilson Nursing Scholarship for Veterans will help U.S. veterans and/or their family members start a second career in the field of nursing. One individual will be selected on an annual basis to receive this award. 
 
Veterans to BS in Nursing Facebook Group (Closed, by request only)
This Facebook group was created with the intention to provide an online space where UH Manoa veterans could interact with each other on social media. The group is closed and members will be added by request only.
 
Other Veteran Resources
 

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