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When visiting Veterans Services, wear a mask and follow all signs and posted placards to keep the UNC community healthy.

Welcome to Veterans Services

The University of Northern Colorado proudly supports the military affiliated community by assisting in the transition process and providing a stand alone space with a strong inclusive community.

The acceptance of military credit and VA education benefits, awareness events, and the unlimited contributions and uncapped opportunities for the Yellow Ribbon program are just a few reasons why students choose UNC.

Contact Us

Roudebush Cottage
1815 8th Ave
Greeley, CO 80631

Phone: 970-351-1403

Get Started

The journey at UNC and using the GI Bill ® and other military benefits begins here. This process may take up to 6-12 months, so it is never too soon. Whether using the Post 9/11 GI Bill ® or other education benefits like Ch 31, 35, or 1606, Veterans Services is here to help!

Reminder: You must certify under your Ursa student account to receive your G.I. Bill ® benefits. Contact us if you need assistance.

Begin Using My Benefits

 Veteran's in Roudebasch cottage

Inside UNC: Veterans Services

Announcements and Events


Veterans Services is bringing the PAVE Program program to UNC. Peer Advisors for Veteran Education (PAVE) sets up new student veterans with trained Peer Advisors (also student veterans) to assist you in your transition from military to academia. Interested in getting a leg up at UNC?

Enroll in PAVEBecome a Peer Advisor


UNC offers a variety of scholarships for military students. Make sure to have completed your FAFSA and the Universal Scholarship application

Most collaborate with your G.I. Bill®!

Apply now for a Fall 2021 Veterans Services VA Work-Study position!

Do you want to work with a great group of veteran and military-affiliated Bears, helping students, and earn tax-free money? Apply to be a VA Work-Study!

Applications are closing on April 16, 2021. To qualify, you must:

1. Be enrolled for Fall 2021

2. Be using G.I. Bill ® benefits (e.g. Ch 30, 31, 33, 35, 1606, etc.) during the semester you are enrolled.


Nathan Barrows

Meet the Staff: Nathan Barrows

US Army Veteran

Nathan Barrows joined the Army Reserves in September of 2016 as a 92Y (Unit Supply Specialist) and is stationed in Aurora, Colorado.

Nate has worked as a Senior Resident Assistant (SRA) in Housing and Residential Education (HRE). Nate was a Resident Assistant in North Hall in 2018-2019, and has been the SRA since fall of 2019 for Wilson/Wiebking Halls. He was also elected as the Interfraternity Council (IFC) Director of Risk Management, and has been the Alumni Secretary, Risk Management Chair, and has served on the Executive Committee for Lambda Chi Alpha.