Veterans News Articles

Special Events

  • 2015-2016 The College of DuPage Student Veterans Association is planning many great events for the year. If you want to stay connected to the student led organization, please follow them on Facebook with the title "College of DuPage Student Veterans Association". You can also email them at codvets@yahoo.com.
  • November 11, 2015 - Veterans Day Celebration was held at 11 a.m. in the Student Services Center Atrium.
  • February 25, 2016 - Students interested in learning more about transfer opportunities with Lewis University can meet with Mr. Roman Ortega Jr. in the 2nd floor of the Student Services Center between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.
  • March 31, 2016 - Students interested in learning more about transfer opportunities with Lewis University can meet with Mr. Roman Ortega Jr. in the 2nd floor of the Student Services Center between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.
  • April 5, 2016 - Student Veterans Leadership Day 2016 (SVLD). This event is designed to help student veterans develop their leadership skills through professional panel discussions, breakout sessions, and meetings with state legislators. The event will be held in Springfield, IL from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Transportation to and from the event will be provided as well as all meals. Click on the link above to find the registration information.
  • April 13, 2016 - The Mission to Succeed seminar will focus on four programs to help our veterans reach the next level of academic success. These organizations will be on campus to present how they can help you succeed at your current institution, help you get into top tier universities across the country, and even award you scholarships to attend those institutions: Posse Foundation, Warrior Scholar, Service to School, and Veterans Upward Bound. The introductory session and follow on discussions will be held in the Student Services Center room 2201 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • April 21, 2016 - Students interested in learning more about transfer opportunities with Lewis University can meet with Mr. Roman Ortega Jr. in the 2nd floor of the Student Service Center between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.
  • May 10, 2016 - Students interested in learning more about transfer opportunities with Lewis University can meet with Mr. Roman Ortega Jr. in the 2nd floor of the Student Services Center between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

 

Jobs For Veterans

The following job postings are open to veterans in and around the College of DuPage community.

  • Operation Support our Troops - America (OSOT-A) is looking for a full-time Office Administrator. OSOT-A is an organization that supports veterans as well as currently serving members of the U.S. Armed Forces. The organization is located in Lisle, Illinois. For more information and to submit your resume and cover letter, please contact Sue Liston at (630) 971-1150.

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Contact Information


Veterans Services
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2225, (630) 942-3814
Fax: (630) 942-4991
veterans@cod.edu  

Hours:
Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Veterans Lounge
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 3260