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VETERAN STUDENT SERVICES CENTER

Formerly the Veterans Sanctuary

COVID Status Information

Our offices are now open, 7:30am to 4pm, Monday-Friday. We encourage you to contact us using the below methods and allow us to provide services at distance to the extent that is functional for you.

Veteran Student Services Center

veterans@isu.edu
208-282-4245 

VA VITAL Peer Mentors

vavital@isu.edu
208-241-6897 (call or text)

TRIO Veterans

trioveterans@isu.edu
208-282-4245

Bannock County Veteran Services (Melissa Hartman)

MelissaH@bannockcounty.us
208-252-4245 - schedule an appointment
208-329-5369 - text or speak with Melissa (as available)

Military Education Benefits

vco@isu.edu

Unsure which program to contact? Call:

208-282-4245

 

Who qualifies for VSSC services:

  • Service Members
  • Veterans
  • Military-connected students and family members (children, spouses, etc.)

Services and resources

  • VA Education & University benefits assistance, including your VA Registration Form
  • A safe, social study environment with trained staff available
  • Professional development and employment preparation through our Career Closet
  • Hero, a trained, on-site emotional support dog
  • A strong, knowledgeable support network and staff to assist military-connected students and their family members with academic and professional endeavors
  • TRIO Veterans program
  • Bannock County Veterans Services Coordinator
  • Many other resources upon request

Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255, press 1

If you are a veteran or know a veteran in need of immediate help or support, please utilize the Veterans Crisis Line. Contact the Crisis Line via online chat, via text  message to 838255 or by calling 1-800-273-8255.

The Crisis Line provides confidential help for veterans and their families 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year.

VSSC Social Media