Helping Veterans Succeed in Postsecondary Education
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The Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) program is a no-cost initiative targeting veterans that are seeking to engage in postsecondary education. Through the program, eligible veterans can obtain a basic skills assessment, preparation for standardized postsecondary tests, assistance with GI benefits and forms, and linkage to various support groups and services around the community. In addition, eligible veterans will receive academic tutoring, aid in course selection, information on federal student financial aid programs, a stipend and other additional services ranging from financial literacy to career-related and cultural enrichment activities.
Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) is a federally funded program housed at Miami Dade College that assists veterans entering or reentering post-secondary education. Veterans have unique challenges transitioning from military service to post-secondary education. Let us help you become college ready by taking advantage of the many services we offer.
Get access to career fairs, internships, mentoring, service projects, career counseling and other career-oriented activities.
Participants meet directly with student success coaches, who will provide monitoring, advising and case management specific to their educational needs.
Tutoring and instruction in online refresher courses, including:
Additionally, participants must meet one or more of the following criteria:
We encourage all interested veterans to contact us to discuss eligibility.
Service offered throughout various MDC campuses with remote student success coach access.