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Impact on GI Bill during Government Shutdown

Update: Veteran’s Field Guide during Government Shutdown


As of today, the government is in shutdown – but most VA services are still available.

To check out how the GI Bill will be impacted, click here: VA has issued guidance on services that would and would not be affected (students may obtain a copy from the UIW Center for Veterans Affairs)
Most VA employees are funded through multi-year and other types of appropriations and a large percentage are expected to work

Yellow Ribbon Program

We are pleased to announce UIW’s 2017-18 Yellow Ribbon Program is now open!

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VA Center

The UIW Center for Veterans Affairs employs a dedicated staff to assist you with VA benefits. Call today at 210-832-5651 or e-mail


Office Hours

Summer Hours
8am-5pm, Monday-Friday

Closed Fri., April 27 at Noon
Closed Fri., May 25 at Noon
Closed Mon., May 28

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Tribute Stole for Grads

UIW Veterans are honored during graduation with a Tribute stole. It is worn during the graduation ceremony and is provided free of charge. Contact us to receive your stole for commencement.

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