Veterans Events

Event Videos

 

Fall 2016

 

Spring 2017

  • January 17:  Volunteer Training - DuPage Point in Time Street Count, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., DuPage County Admin. Bldg./Cafeteria, Wheaton
  • January 25: DuPage Point in Time Street Count, 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.
  • January 27: Windy City Bulls Military Appreciation Night, 7 p.m., Sears Centre Arena, Chicago. Tickets $20 with offer code MIL at: SearsCentre.com/PROMO 
  • February 7: Roll Call.  Employment Networking and Support for Veterans, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Westwood Tavern, Schaumburg
  • February 27: Aspiring Veteran Entrepreneurs, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., College of DuPage, Naperville Center
  • March 5:  Honoring Our Sheroes: Women in the Military, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Oak Park Public Library, Veterans Room, 2nd Floor.  FREE
  • March 6: Veterans Fair - Networking, Internships, References, Careers, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Northeastern Illinois University, RSVP to Veterans@NEIU.edu
  • March 9: Veterans Job Search and Services Workshop, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., workNet DuPage Career Center, Lisle 
  • March 15:  Deadline to submit your application for the 50th Annual Commencement Ceremony.  All students who earn a degree or certificate in the academic year (Fall 2016, Summer 2017, Spring 2017) may participate.
  • March 29:  Vietnam Veterans Day.  Veterans Affairs Ceremony, 11am, Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 2000.
  • March 29: Bridges to Employment, Lewis University, Romeoville
  • April 2:  Application Deadline for Focus Forward Fellowship
  • April 6:  3rd Annual Student Veterans Leadership Day, Springfield, IL.  RSVP for this event.
  • May 6:  Diamonds and Dog Tags Gala - Communicating the Spirit of '45, 6 p.m. to 12 a.m., Cantigny Park - Le Jardin, Wheaton
  • May 19: 2nd Annual Veterans Award Reception, College of DuPage, Culinary and Hospitality Center (CHC), Room 2001
  • May 20: Armed Forces Day
  • May 20 - 27: Armed Forces Week
  • May 20 - 27: Application accepted for VET Scholarships to Canyonlands, Utah

 

Summer 2017

  • June 14: Happy Birthday Army!
  • June 27: National PTSD Awareness Day
  • July 22: Rockin' For The Troops
  • August 4: Happy Birthday Coast Guard!

 

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

Veterans Day at COD

Thank You Veterans Video

Veterans Day

Veterans Services at COD invited students, staff, faculty and friends of COD to participate in a week-long celebration to thank and honor all who have served this country and preserved its freedom.

Veterans Association Meeting

The Veterans Association strives to create a community of camaraderie for Veterans on campus.

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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