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Coordinator, Veterans Student Services

Julia M. Heuer
Military & Veteran Student Services Coordinator
102 East Bartlett


Student Veterans Association

The purpose of this group is to educate students and military veterans, support members of the military that are currently deployed, support veterans that are dealing with issues coming back from deployment, help make UNI a more military friendly school, and have fun socializing with other veterans that attend the University of Northern Iowa.

Nigel Ploof, Interim President

Dr. Joe Gorton, Faculty Adviser
Baker Hall 374


VA Educational Benefits

There are several categories of the GI Bill. For assistance in determining which category of benefits is right for you, please contact the Registrar’s Office. We will help you process the paperwork, and help you understand the eligibility requirements.

You can apply for VA benefits online:

Patricia Johnson Welter
Office of the Registrar
Gilchrist 115


Financial Aid

There are several types of financial aid available for veterans: Pell Grant, other federal grants, scholarships, loans and work-study.  For information on all financial aid programs, contact the financial aid office in Gilchrist Hall.

Evie Waack
Office of Student Financial Aid