Resources for Veterans and Military Personnel
Student Veterans Organization (SVO)
Student Veterans Organization provides information, assistance, and social activities to veterans within the IUPUI community. It will also increase awareness of veterans issues within the IUPUI community as well as promote military service and benefits.
Army ROTC Program
Army ROTC is a collection of college electives along with a summer training program, which upon receipt of a Bachelor's Degree, earns the cadet a commission in the U.S. Army, the Army Reserves, or the Army National Guard.
Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center1481 W. 10th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
The Richard L. Roudebush Indianapolis VA Medical Center, located only a few blocks from IUPUI, has been serving Indiana Veterans since 1932. Indianapolis VA Medical Center provides acute inpatient medical, surgical, psychiatric, neurological, and rehabilitation care, as well as both primary and specialized outpatient services. Some noteworthy specialized services include comprehensive cardiac care, radiation oncology treatment and community–based extended care. Indianapolis VA Medical Center is aggressively utilizing emerging technology in the tele-home care and tele-disease management arenas. The medical center was selected as the site for the Veterans in Partnership VISN 11 Polytrauma Network Site and is currently planning the opening of that Center as ongoing support to the returning veterans from Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF).
Additional Services at Roudebush VA Medical Center:
- Returning Service Members (OIF/OEF) : http://www.oefoif.va.gov
- Eligibility & Enrollment : http://www.va.gov/healtheligibility
- Rehabilitation Services : http://www.indianapolis.va.gov/services/ecrc.asp
- Women's Health : http://www.indianapolis.va.gov/services/women.asp
Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS)
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) offers counseling services to address a wide variety of personal concerns. Services are provided in individual, relationship, and group formats.The professional staff team includes licensed psychologists, licensed mental health counselors, pre-doctoral interns, post-doctoral fellows and graduate-student counselors in training. Services are confidential and available to all IUPUI students.
Have you been feeling like you're "not yourself" lately? Service members, especially those that have been deployed, can face many unique and difficult challenges that can alter their mood and behavior.
Take a free anonymous self-assessment to see if your symptoms are consistent with more common mental health issues, including the following disorders:
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Bipolar Disorder
Bepko Learning Center Mentor Programs
The Bepko Learning Center is one of the fastest growing active learning programs at IUPUI. It is an attentive hands-on service provided by students for students. Student mentors are extremely passionate about the center in terms of its intellectual success for the student. The Bepko Learning Center magnifies the impact and value of ideas and efforts when students work together. With this type of partnership, better decisions are made and academics improve.
Preparing for a career is one of the main reasons students attend college. Career Services will help you learn more about yourself and potential careers. By working with a career counselor and an academic advisor, you will be able to develop an educational plan for reaching your career goals.
Adaptive Educational Services (AES)
Adaptive Educational Services (AES) coordinates support services and academic accommodations for students with documented disabilities. AES ensures students with documented disabilities have equal opportunities to pursue a college education, while also ensuring a high level of academic integrity is maintained. AES understands students with disabilities face unique challenges in college and our services are designed to maximize potential and minimize disability.