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  • Campus and online Military college

    There are a number of online resources available to support military servicemembers and veterans.  

    Learn more about these offerings below, including some local resources. 

  • Military Benefits and Financial Aid at Kaplan University

    Many military students have questions about the educational benefits they may have earned through their service and if they can use these benefits at Kaplan University.

    To find information about the primary military educational benefits and financial aid options available to active-duty servicemembers (including guard and reserve units), veterans, and military spouses, visit http://www.kaplanuniversity.edu/military/military-financial-aid.aspx

    Prior Learning Credits

    College credit for your prior learning may help move you closer to your Kaplan University degree. Learn more about military prior credits at Kaplan University by visiting http://www.kaplanuniversity.edu/military/military-prior-credits.aspx

    Military Shopping Sheet

    The Shopping Sheet was created to help students make an informed decision about funding their education. Click here to download the Omaha Shopping Sheet. 

    Local VA Medical Center

    Veterans Affairs Facility Locator: http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/home.asp

    You may specifically ask for the Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation New Dawn (OEF/OIF/OND) contact. This person will be well‐versed in benefits and services for the returning Veterans. They may also be willing to participate in the presentation. Also, it may be helpful to get information about the local PTSD or Mental Health contact.

    Website: http://www.nebraska.va.gov/
    Tell: 402.346.8800
    Location: 4101 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, NE 68105

    Mental Health

    Veterans Affairs Facility Locator: http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/home.asp

    Each VA medical center and many VA clinics have PTSD specialists.

    Local Vet Center:  http://www.vetcenter.va.gov/

    Provides confidential readjustment counseling and outreach services to all Veterans who served in any war zone. Services are also available for family members  for military‐related issues. Vet Centers also provide bereavement counseling services to surviving parents, spouses, children, and siblings of Service Members who die of any cause while on active duty, including federally activated Reserve and National Guard personnel.

    Suicide Hotline

    Veteran Crisis hotline 1.800.273.TALK(8255) Press 1, chat online, (http://www.veteranscrisisline.net/ChatTermsOfService.aspx), or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

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