Resources and News for Military Veterans & Active Duty Service Members @ Penn.


Since the College of Philadelphia became the University of Pennsylvania in 1779, Penn men and women have served in America’s military from the Revolution to the present.


The goal of Veterans at Penn is to provide support, resources, networking, and information for military veteran and active duty students, faculty, and staff at theUniversity of Pennsylvania.

UPenn Veterans Upward Bound Program
UPenn Yellow Ribbon Program @ Penn
Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Penn
UPenn Wharton Veterans Club
UPenn Program in Mental Health Education Assessment, Recovery, & Leadership for Social Workers Program - providing specialized training focusing on the recognition, assessment, and treatment responses to mental and behavioral health symptoms manifested by veterans and their families.

Veterans are encouraged to access the Penn In Washington web page @ for information re: internships, alumni mentoring, and other opportunities in our nation's Capital.

UPenn Law School Pro Bono Service Members & Veterans' Legal Assistance

Philadelphia Vet Center
Philadelphia VA Medical Center
Philadelphia VA Regional Office
Four Block - Veteran Career Readiness
Higher Education Resources for Veterans
Switch - a career transition blog for veterans by veterans
Click here for info re: housing assistance, legal assistance,  temporary financial assistance & assistance with applying for VA benefits
Veterans Posse Program the goal of this program is to increase the rate at which veterans attend and graduate from selective colleges & universities
Student Veterans of America
National Veterans Foundation College Guide for Servicemembers & Veterans College Financial Aid Guide for Servicemembers & Veterans
Military Assistance Project (legal/financial services)
Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network
Center for Minority Veterans
Center for Women Veterans
Click here for Troops to Teachers info; more info & application @
Operation Home & Healing
Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network
Philadelphia Bar Association Military & Veterans Assistance Program                                                                                                         
Commit Foundation - assisting with veterans' transition to the professional civilian world
American Corporate Partners (connecting veterans & business leaders)
Mentor Vet -  - a web-based program that matches student veterans with mentors from industry.
The Mission Continues - empowering post 9/11 veterans to transition to leadership positions

Veterans & Mesothelioma -


Fiscal resources for veterans
Click here for a brief history of US Military Veterans @ the University of Pennsylvania
Click here to contact the Veterans@Penn committee