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University Veterans Services

Everything you need on benefits, certification, resources, & more is online.

Walk-in counseling available

Hours: 8am-4pm, Monday-Friday

University Veterans Services
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
320 Robert H. Bruininks Hall
222 Pleasant St. S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0239

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The Robert H. Bruininks Hall building is one block south of Fraser Hall, at the east end of the Washington Avenue bridge, on the East Bank campus.

Certification & other educational benefits

If you are a new, returning, transfer, or non-degree student, University Veterans Services has the information you need on how to apply for certification, the first step to receiving veterans education benefits. Certification staff can help you with any questions about military activation procedures and your return after your service is completed.

Phone: 612-625-8076
Fax: 612-625-3002

Non-educational benefits, services, & programs

To access resources and individualized assistance related to medical benefits, employment, family assistance, transition issues, and additional veterans benefits and programs, contact Duane Bauer, Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs Higher Education Veterans Programs for more information or to set up an appointment.

Phone: 651-757-1594

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Student Veterans Association

A student-led, nonpartisan organization for student veterans

Student Veterans Association

Veterans Transition Center
B18 Johnston Hall (map)
101 Pleasant St. S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

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Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs

Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs
20 West 12th Street
St. Paul, MN 55155
Phone: 651-296-2562
Web site:

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Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs

Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs
30 W. Mifflin Street
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: 608-266-1311
Toll-free: 1-800-947-8387

U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs (USDVA)

St. Paul Regional Office

Toll-free: 1-800-827-1000

St. Louis Regional Processing Office

Toll-free: 1-888-GI-BILL1 or 1-888-442-4551

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