Expanding the knowledge, skills and expertise of veterans, service members and their families through higher education to maximize learning and earning potential.
Even though the road through college is a tough one, the benefits and outcome, in the end, will be worth it. Take it slow, work hard, get involved, and be open-minded. Explore the topics and subjects that interest you and speak to a career advisor early on. Most importantly, enjoy it!
Many resources in the state of Arizona offer help, including community, government and military benefits. However, these systems can be complex and overwhelming to work through, especially when seeking a resolution to an immediate need. Be Connected uses a resource matching tool to help find the right information and resources that best fit your situation. Please call 866-429-8387 for additional assistance.
Higher Education FAQs
What is an approach somebody can use to improve their situation if they do not currently know what path to take when it comes to higher education? Where should they start?
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How can I save time to ensure that I am efficient and don't miss deadlines when it comes to applying for school, financial aid, etc.?
The ten areas of focus include Basic Needs, Employment, Family & Social Supports, Finances & Benefits, Higher Education, Housing & Homelessness, Legal, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Physical Health and Spirituality.
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