- 2016 Veterans Day Read-In
- 2016 Veterans Day Color Ceremony
- 2016 Veterans Day Highlights
- 2015 Veterans Day Celebration
- September 17: COD Food Truck Rally and Sunset 5K,
- September 22 to 24: Student Veterans of America (SVA) Leadership Institute Series
- September 24: Armed Forces Bowl
- October 1: 2016 Homecoming Game
- October 7 to 8: Student Veteran Career Summit
- November 1, 2016 - Be The Boss. Veterans Entrepreneurship Seminar
- November 11: Veterans Day Celebration
- March 11: Student Veteran Career Summit, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Lewis University, Romeoville. RSVP, Hosted by CAEL
- March 13: Application window opens for 2017 COD Veterans Expedition & Teambuilding Scholarship to Great Smokey Mountain National Park. Fulfills Contemporary Life Skills requirement or speech requirement for AAS degrees - Speech 1120 Small Group Communication and Speech 1840 for student leaders. The field study class will meet May 6 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and will take place May 20 - 27. Deadline to apply is April 29. Contact Jose Alferez, Manager, Veterans Services to schedule your interview and submit your application.
- March 14: Roll Call Chicago, Active Military and Veteran Employment Networking Event, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Foss Park Golf Pavilion, 3144 Argonne Dr., North Chicago. FREE. Please RSVP
- 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 21: The Posse Foundation Campus Visit. Seeking Veteran students to award full tuition scholarships to highly selective four year colleges. 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m., Veterans Lounge, Student Services Center (SSC), Room 3260
- March 29: Bridges to Employment, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., hosted by SVA-IL at Lewis University, Romeoville. Free. RSVP required at Eventbrite
- April 2: Application Deadline for Focus Forward Fellowship
- April 5: Lewis University Military and Veteran Visit Day, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Student Services Center / Student Resource Center Hallway
- April 6: Third Annual Student Veterans Leadership Day, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Springfield, IL. RSVP for a free carpool to this event. Key Highlights: Governor Bruce Rauner will address SVA-IL, Keynote Speaker Roy E. Ziegler, II, Joint Resolution 57 declaring Illinois a Purple Heart State, State Legislative and Public Policy Panels, Federal Legislative and Public Policy Panel, Meetings with state legislators. SVA Leadership Day Agenda. RSVP by April 2.
- April 8: She Served, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., ComEd Training Center, Chicago. Join ComEd and nonprofit, One Savvy Veteran for a day of learning about energy careers. Free. Child care included. RSVP by April 6.
- April 18: Lewis University Military and Veteran Visit Day, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Student Services Center / Student Resource Center Hallway
- April 19: Bridges to Employment, 6 to 9 p.m., Saint Xavier University, Chicago. Free. RSVP required at Eventbrite.
- April 27: Private Screening of Veteran Documentary 'Light Up To Live,' 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Studio Movie Grill, Rice Lake Square, Wheaton. Free for U.S. Military (current or retired) with Military ID.
- May 2: Lewis University Military and Veteran Visit Day, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Student Services Center / Student Recourse Center Hallway
- May 6: Classroom Meeting for Great Smokey Mountains Speech 1120: Small Group Communication and Speech 1840 for Student Leaders, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
- 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 13 - 20: Armed Forces Week
- 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: Veterans Expedition & Teambuilding 2017
- June 14: Happy Birthday Army!
- June 27: National PTSD Awareness Day
- July 22: Rockin' For The Troops
- August 4: Happy Birthday Coast Guard!
Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 3260
Veterans Day at COD
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)
2017 College of DuPage