Veteran and Service Member Priority Enrollment

In compliance with Wisconsin Act AB201, Western proudly offers eligible Veterans and Service Members the opportunity to receive priority course enrollment. Service members must submit eligible documents verifying status to Western’s Veteran Military Center (VMC).

New students can submit any one of the following items to document qualification:

  • DD 214/DD 215
  • NGB22/22A – National Guard report of separation and record of service
  • Reserve Credit Report and "Discharge Order & Point Summary"
  • Letter from commanding officer on letterhead with original signature
  • Current orders
  • Letter from County Veteran Service officer on letterhead with original signature

Veterans and service member resources to document military service:

Submit your request for Priority Enrollment Status.

Once your service member status has been confirmed, you will automatically qualify for priority enrollment each term you are enrolled at Western. If you are not sure of your admission status you can contact Western’s Veteran Military Center or Admissions to get assistance with that information.


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Veteran Military Center
Academic Resource Center, Room R202
400 7th Street North
La Crosse, WI 54601