Presentation on theme: "MDVA Higher Education Veterans Programs (HEVP). Higher Education Veterans Programs A program of the MN Department of Veterans Affairs created by MN Legislature."— Presentation transcript:
Higher Education Veterans Programs A program of the MN Department of Veterans Affairs created by MN Legislature in 2006 to assist colleges and universities to: Develop veterans friendly policies and procedures Coordinate on and off campus veterans services and information Create campus veterans resource centers
Campus Veterans Resource Centers Mission: To provide veterans and military family members with a single point of contact on campus for information and assistance regarding benefits and resources available to meet the unique Higher Education challenges they face.
HEVP Today To date: 12 Regional Coordinators are in the field working with campuses 53 campus veterans resource centers have been created from Aug 06 to Dec 07 In 2007 More than 3500 people have been served by these centers
MyMilitaryEducation.org Telephone help is available from: 7AM to 9PM M-F, 10A to 3:30P Sat-Sun Closed Holidays To call Online Support: 1.800.456.8519 651.556.0596 TTY: 1.800.627.3529
MyMilitaryEducation.org Over 150 detailed FAQs Chat online or live with center staff 7 days a week. The live chat feature closes 15 minutes before the phone lines close. Over 10,200 Contacts May 17 to Dec 31, 2007
More Information Contact : A HEVP Regional Coordinator Veterans Linkage Line 1-888-546-5836 MyMilitaryEducation.org 1-800-456-8519 TTY:1-800-627-3529