Veterans & Military Personnel

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Profile Photo of John Kenneraly in front of the VRC sign
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Photo of ROTC members on a hike with gear
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Photo of a group of people standing from the 7th Annual Fallen Soldiers 5k event
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Photo of people posed in a weight room from the Veterans Club vs ROTC Military Appreciation Week Competitions
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Photo of student veteran William Wallerstedt's flag presentation to WIU
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Photo of two people caring a wreath from the 7th Annual Fallen Soldiers 5k event
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Photo of a group of ROTC students sitting on bleachers listening to instructions

 

Illinois Student Veteran Leadership Award

Student Veterans of America-Illinois and the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs are accepting applications for the Illinois Student Veteran Leadership Award. Applications are due by Friday, April 9th, 2021.

 

For criteria and access to the SVLD award doccument, click here.

Veterans Resource Center

Mission Statement: The Veterans Resource Center is committed to assisting those who have served or are currently serving in the U.S. military, and their family members. In collaboration with an array of University departments and community organizations, the center provides coordinated services and resources in a one-stop location to ensure that all veterans and service members are afforded the greatest opportunities for success.

Connect with VRC

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

Contact Information

Macomb Campus

Veterans Resource Center
Wright Residence, 333 N. Ward Street
Macomb, IL 61455

Phone: (309) 298-3505
Fax: (309) 298-3509
Email: VeteransResources@wiu.edu

Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM each weekday

Veterans Resource Center, QC

Location: Quad Cities Complex 2414
Phone: (309) 762-9481 ext. 68037

QC VRC Principal Staff Contact, Curtis Williams
Director of Student Services, Quad Cities Campus
3300 River Drive, Moline, IL 61265
Phone: (309)762-3999 Ext. 62236
Fax: (309)762-8980
Email: CM-Williams11@wiu.edu

SALUTE Veterans National Honor Society

Military Friendly® Award
Military Advanced Education Top Colleges and Universities Award
Military Times Best for Vets Colleges Award