Welcome to Veterans Services!
Veterans Services provides assistance to students who are entitled to receive educational benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Whether a student is a new applicant for benefits or has used them at previous institutions, UW Bothell Veterans Services is committed to working in partnership to ensure that the process is simple and well-organized.
Here to help
UW Bothell is a Veteran Supportive Campus by the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans Services is committed to assisting out veterans as they transition from military service to academic and civilian life.
Veterans Resource Center
Located in UW 1, Room 011 on the Lower Level (UW1-011)
Memorial Day 2023 Events on the Bothell campus
May 22, 2023
U.S. Flag Laying
All are welcome to lay a flag on the lawn between UW1 and UW2 to honor family and friends who gave all in service to our country.
Presentation on Military Sexual Trauma
Presentation on Military Sexual Trauma and its impact on current and former military personnel. This event will be in UW1-120 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
May 23, 2023
Presentation on Veteran Success in the Classroom
This presentation will discuss how understanding veteran grit and cultivating a positive sense of belonging is important to supporting college student veteran success. This event will be presented via Zoom from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Zoom link: washington.zoom.us/j/7765025958.
May 24, 2023
Presentation on Veteran Cultural Engagement
This training might provide a better understanding of how military experiences impact the work and personal lives for those who served in the military. For those who did not serve, it can provide insight into how your response to a veterans’ perspective or reaction can help you resonate and connect with them. This event will be in UW1-280 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:35 p.m.
Veterans Archway Cleanup
Come help our veterans clean up our Veterans Archway at the north end of the sports field. This event will be from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and all are invited to the Beardslee Public House restaurant afterwards.
May 25, 2023
Pizza at the VRC!
Pizza will be served at the Veterans Resource Center at 11:30am! Come to UW 011 for a slice!
Presentation on Preventing Veteran Suicide
This is an opportunity to learn about and practice suicide prevention skills. We’ll go over important points related to the veteran population as well as introduce the LEARN suicide prevention program developed at the University of Washington. The first part of the training will be informational and the second part will involve role plays followed by a group debrief. Additionally, self-care will be addressed and resources will be provided. This event will be from 2:00pm to 3:00pm in UW1 261.
May 26, 2023
Bowling Night at Kenmore Lanes
Bowling event for Veterans and family members, hosted by the Student Veterans Association. This event will be from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Kenmore Lanes (address below).
7638 NE Bothell Way,
Kenmore, WA 98028
Your partner with the VA
As soon as you have registered for classes, Veterans Services will certify your enrollment to the VA on a quarterly basis.
Rosa J. Liu, M.Ed.
Director, Veterans Services &
Disability Resources for Students
VA School Certifying Official