Veterans Resources

Here are some additional resources that may be helpful to you.

Minnesota State

The Minnesota State system of colleges and universities has a resource page for service members, veterans and families.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

Veterans Benefits Administration
Summary of VA Benefits

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Community Resource and Referral Center (CRRC)
The CRRC, located near the Minneapolis College campus, supports Veterans who are experiencing homelessness or who are at risk of homelessness or serious mental illness. Visit the CRRC website or call 612-725-2000 for more information.

Minneapolis VA Medical Center
One Veterans Drive
Minneapolis, MN 55417
612-725-2000 or 866-414-5058

Meet Steve Johanns, the Minneapolis VA Medical Center OEF/OIF/OND Transition Patient Advocate, in the Minneapolis College Veterans Welcome Center, H.2300, on the second Tuesday of each month or contact him at 612-467-1643 or

Readjustment Counseling Service
Lina Montour, MA
7001 78th Avenue North
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
(763) 503-2220

Post 9/11 GI Bill and other programs
Get the latest information from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Online support is available seven days a week for Minnesota Veterans and their families. LinkVet is staffed by a team of support specialists trained through the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA). Contact us by phone at 1-888-LinkVet, live chat or ask a question. The support team is standing by to assist you.

Education exploration

MDVA's Higher Education Veterans Program Regional Coordinators are ready to assist Veterans and eligible family members with accessing the right benefits, school and programs.

MyMilitary GPS LifePlan
MyMilitary GPS LifePlan is a comprehensive website where service members and veterans can explore options for funding their college education based on their military service. The site includes information about financial aid, scholarships, education benefits and tax-related benefits.

Career Exploration and Military Transition Resources