Guard & Reserve Customized Training

VUB offers customized training workshops to fit tight schedules and target specific areas of academic need and skill acquisition making them a convenient way to present instruction to National Guard and Reserve Units. Workshop length (from 2 to 6 hours) and content are flexible enough to accommodate individual unit needs and schedules.

Workshops are currently available in:

College Transition Assistance

Covers financial aid, admissions, degree requirements and topics related to enrolling in college including the GI Bill.

Career Exploration

Spotlights high interest career fields for veterans and includes the opportunity for individual career counseling.


Conducted by trained American Red Cross instructors, participants earn their CPR certification upon completion.

Personal Finance

Develop a personal financial management plan and create a budget using free online software.


Additional workshops can be created based on specific requests.

Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain.

Henry Ford


In order to serve the most veterans, we have the following eligibility requirements:

  • All participants must complete a VUB application to finalize enrollment.
  • Any veteran with an academic need that VUB services can address may be enrolled our academic refresher classes. Prior participants may enroll a second time if there is space in the class(es).

Veterans Upward Bound has provided instruction, support services and career counseling to veterans transitioning from soldier to civilian life since 1992.

Contact Us
  • Phone:
    (800) 356-8387
  • Fax:
    (406) 657-2077
    1500 University Drive
    Cisel Hall
    Billings, MT 59101