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UK 201 - Academic Orientations for Transfers Specialty Sections for Veterans and Military-Connected Students

UK 201 provides new UK transfer students with information, experiences, and resources that support their success. The Veterans Resource Center Director is the instructor for two UK 201 sections that focus on veterans and military-connected students.

Peer Tutoring

The Veterans Resource Center hosts veteran-to-veteran peer tutoring at various times throughout the academic year, based on tutor availability and tutee need.

Veterans Peer Mentoring

The Veterans Resource Center Peer Mentorship Program is a way for seasoned military-connected students to serve as leaders and support points for new military-connected students. Peer mentoring enhances the sense of belonging and community within the Veterans Resource Center. The program’s goals are: Supporting the transition to college life Increasing sense of belonging on campus Improving retention rates Improving academic performance And identifying resources for health-related concerns.

Integrated Success Coaching for Veterans

Work with a certified Integrated Success Coach who specializes in those in the military and veteran communities.

Daily Use Lockers

The Veterans Resource Center provides free daily use lockers where veterans and military-connected students can store small items.

Consultation with VetSuccess on Campus Counselor

The VetSuccess on Campus program helps Service members, Veterans, and their eligible dependents succeed in their vocational goals. The program provides on-campus benefit assistance and counseling.

VA Education Benefits Consultation

Questions about using VA benefits at UK connect with a VA Certifying Official.

Computer Lab & Free Printing

Eligible users have access to several computers, a color printer/scanner, and standard office supplies.

Veterans Lounge with Kitchenette

The Veterans Resource Center provides a space to hang out and connect with other veterans, heat up meals, and more!