VET 2015: Academic Boot Camp

This presentation provides an overview of UCF’s academic policies and procedure and reviews information provided during New Transfer Student Orientation. This presentation also includes information about the transition from military to civilian life, using your education benefits, and academic and social networking, and concludes with contact information for the VARC Staff members.

Study Tips and Tricks

Check out some techniques that can help you be successful.

Disabilities and Employment

Learn what rights you are entitled to as a disabled veteran under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Thinking Skills and Memory Techniques

Are you having trouble processing or remembering information for tests? Do you wish you could better retain information from lectures? The Thinking Skills and Memory Techniques recording will help you learn skills that allow you to manipulate information and improve your memory.

What Does it Mean to Get a “W”?

There may be times when you find yourself in a course that, for whatever reason, you just are not going to be able to finish. In that case, you may be looking at having to withdraw from that course. But what are the academic and financial implications of getting a ‘W’? This presentation should answer many of your questions about withdrawing from a course.

Understanding the Financial Aid Process

The Financial Aid workshop was held to help you with the challenges student vets may have with finances for colleges and as a guide to resources.

VARC Conference 2013: Student Veteran Survival Kit

Retaining and Graduating Student Veterans