If you are currently an NLU veteran or military-connected student who needs assistance or has a question regarding our program, support services or what education benefits are available, please contact the Veterans Program Director: 312-261-3262, Veteran Service Coordinator: 312-261-3241 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Military tuition discounts and book vouchers
- College Credit via Prior Learning Assessment for military training and experience
- NLU chapter of Student Veterans of America
- Veterans Resource Center & Lounge (Chicago campus, Suite 5044)
- Individual & group tutoring is provided by Library & Learning Support
- An Employer Outreach Specialist and career development specialist are available to assist students in finding career opportunities
- Air University Associate to Baccalaureate Cooperative NLU Partnership Program (AU-ABC) The Air University Program is a partnership between the Air Force and civilian higher education institutions to offer Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) graduates with opportunities to earn their bachelor's degrees.
Veterans Helping Veterans
Ramon Prieto, Army; Faculty Advisor: David SanFilippo, Navy.
Our Advisory Council consists of of 21 volunteers representing all four services.
How Is Our Veterans Program Different?
The Veterans Program helps students find support provided by NLU and partner organizations, including (click on any of the circles below to learn more):
Come visit NLU's Veterans' Lounge
Located in room 5044 of the Chicago Campus
Opened on Veteran's Day, 2012, the Veterans' Lounge is the hub of student veteran life at National Louis University. Come to connect with fellow student veterans, meet staff members of the veterans' program, or learn about benefits and events. The Veterans' Lounge is open to all students, and features:
- An XBOX ONE & Flatscreen TV
- Leather Couches
- New Microsoft Desktops
- A fully stocked coffee station
- Helpful informational brochures for student veterans
The Veterans' Lounge is typically open from 9:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday, and closes at 5:00 p.m. on Fridays. The Lounge is always staffed by one or more student workers, who will be happy to acquaint you with the lounge, or to answer any questions relating to the Veterans' Program at National Louis.
The direct line to the Veterans' Lounge is (312) 261-3727.