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Are you concerned about college policies for military members? Visit Military-friendly Policies. These policies reflect spirit of the Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Corporate Status awarded to Minnesota State Colleges and Universities and its Servicemember Opportunity College campuses. 

5.12.1 Military Service and Disabled Veterans to provide constant guidelines for students who are called to active duty with military service and veterans who have a service-connected disability as certified by the US Dept of Veterans Affairs who are students and whose service-connected medical condition or medical treatment requirements reasonably prevent the person's attendance.  See link for full details about this policy.  Policy Updated: 4/5/2010


MN Department of Veterans Affairs
Visit to find out all the benefits and resource MN has to offer.


Education    Site to answer all educational questions.     GI Bill Website GI Bill Application VONAPP E-services. Go Army Ed Apply for Federal Tuition Assistance Website  MN National Guard Tuition Reimbursement website  MN National Guard Education Website, Federal/State Incentives, Bonus, Scholarships. Find Scholarships for all branches of service.  CLC Scholarships Financial Aid Resource all branches of service. CLC Financial Aid Office.  Choose your branch and find your benefits website.  MN Higher Education Guide to Benefits.


Registration and Enrollment  CLC Registration website, online registration, Transfer guide, and EZ Enrollment. Transfer information for CLC. Information and links to transfer credits through ACE.  Airforce Transcripts Joint Service Transcript site, new site to request all transcripts accept Airforce. Application for CLC. Programs and Majors at CLC.


Housing, Loans, Financial Assistance  VA Housing in Minnesota Military Financial Assistance Website. VA Home Loans - Tax info. Information on Mortgages housing for veterans. Dept management resource for Veterans. Federal Programs for financial assistance.


VA Health Care Systems  Facilities in MN  Mental Health Programs About PTSD  PTSD Treatment Locater  MN VA Substance Abuse Locater  Locations of Clinics in MN, Programs, resources, prescriptions and eligibility.  Tricare Health Benefits United Concordia Dental Program   Benefits for Disabled veterans


Veterans / Family Services Veterans and Mesothelioma - Asbestos Exposure for Veterans  Family Assistance Centers Kids Resources Wife Resources

Military Onesource Various Resources for Assistance

MNSCU Resources for Veterans and Service Members

New Hotline for Homeless Veterans--The Department of Veterans' Affairs (VA) has announced a new telephone hotline to provide emergency support and resources to homeless veterans. The hotline of the new National Call Center for Homeless Veterans at 1-877-4AID.  VET will provide homeless veterans with timely assistance and coordinated access to VA and community services. Family members, workers at community agencies and non-VA providers also may call the hotline to find out about the many programs and services available to assist homeless veterans. For more information, visit the National Call Center for Homeless Veterans webpage at:  Family Counseling and Assistance Resources Purple Heart Grants


Community Support and Veterans Organizations

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) MN Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Crow Wing #22 Chapter, P.O. Box 85,Brainerd, MN 56401 AM VET, BRAINERD Post 26, American Legion, 708 Front Street, Brainerd, MN 56401 (218) 829-8354 American Legion, Carl Sydney Hanson Post 255 Inc., 708 Front Street, Brainerd MN 56401, (218) 829-2249


Career Exploration  Workforce center locations.


CareerOneStop  New Employment Initiatives for Veterans Gold Card Program.  Veterans Preference  Helps create resumes for military personnel. Free Resume Examples Resource for Veterans and finding a career.


Military Records and Uniform Information  Online Request Military Records  Information about building awards racks.  MN National Guard Ribbons  Order uniforms  Guide to Uniforms in Military,13396,,00.html  Special Travel Benefits Military


Funerals, Burials, Honors 


Employee Rights, EEO, Sexual Harassment, Discrimination
MN Veteran's Employment Representatives CLC Student Support Services Employee and Employer Rights Site  Equal Opportunity Department of Defense  Pay Information Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Sexual Harassment


County Veterans Service Officers  Website of MN County Service Officers. Website of ND County Service Officers.  Website of WI County Service Officers. Website of SD County Service Officers. Website of IA County Service Officers.