Transition Assistance


Get help in navigating college admissions, financial aid, registration and more. Dust off those practical skills – note taking, test taking, time management – and get ready for class. Find out more about the statewide support provided by veterans' service providers in your community.


College Admissions

Receive assistance with understanding and applying for financial aid, applying for college admission, meeting admission requirements, registering for classes, and making sense of degree requirements. Find answers to your college admission questions here. Includes appropriate referral to campus resources.

VA Education Benefits

Get help understanding and accessing your VA education benefits. Includes guidance in using the www.vets.gov webpage for details on individual benefits, amounts, months remaining, posting questions, and using your benefit. One-on-one assistance is available to complete the online application and print the documents needed for the college certifying official.


First: Students will need to complete a VUB Application by pointing to APPLY NOW button at the top navigation bar above, and choosing the Application.

Great program. Brings a troop up to speed on current education requirements and gives them an idea what it's like. I highly encourage other vets to try the program that are looking to get secondary education.
Student Testimonial

Follow Us

  • Phone:
    (800) 356-8387 / (406) 794-3244
  • Fax:
    (406) 657-2077
  • Email:
    admissions@vubmt.com
  • Address:
    1500 University Drive
    Cisel Hall
    Billings, MT 59101



Veterans Upward Bound is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and administered by Montana State University Northern.