Community Resources & Events

There are many national and regional organizations that support military-connected students in different ways. Click the descriptions below to visit resource websites. We will also be posting social and professional events. Contact the event coordinators for more information. 

Student Veterans of America

Student Veterans of America (SVA) is a 501(c)(3) coalition of student-veteran groups on college campuses across the globe that support students, fund scholarships, train tomorrow's leaders, build centers, raise awareness, protect the G.I. Bill, conduct research, plan an annual national conference, and coordinate an alumni network.

U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs

The VA website is a source of information including health, benefits and other resources.

Post 9/11 G.I. Bill

The VA website includes several pages with information specific to the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill including forms and handouts.

VA San Diego Healthcare System

VA San Diego Healthcare System
3350 La Jolla Village Dr.
San Diego, CA 92161
858-552-8585 | 800-331-8387

Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America

IAVA is the leading post-9/11 veteran empowerment organization (VEO) with the most diverse and rapidly growing membership in America. We don’t just support veterans, we empower them! #VetsRising

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)

OUR MISSION:To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.

Ask the VA a question

The VA has a webpage with several ways to ask questions and find answers to benefits questions. You can even attach documents to your question.

New G.I. Bill FAQ

The mission of this site is to help veterans make the most of their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits by providing the best tools available to calculate benefits and compare costs at over 4,000 different colleges after benefits have been considered.

Community Events

Community events are listed in chronological order. 

San Diego Veteran Job Fair

Date/Time: March 1, 201811:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location: Scottish Rite Event Center: 1895 Camino Del Rio South, San DiegoCA 92108

A RecruitMilitary Opportunity Expo is an event where transitioning military, veterans, and their spouses can meet with recruiters from dozens of companies. These events are free for attendees. 

Registration, parking information and a list of exibitors can be found on their website.


All Star Vets:  Inaugural Kickball Tournament on March 17th

On Saturday, March 17th All Star Vets is hosting an Inaugural Kickball Tournament fundraiser event in partnership with Rise Up Radio and the San Diego Veterans Coalition to promote a spirit of camaraderie, celebration collaboration, collective impact while promoting health & wellness through the San Diego community. 
Team registration cost is $125.00 however approximately $10.00-$12.00 per player depending on number of players in a team. 
  • What: Inaugural Kickball Tournament hosted by All Star Vets (ASV) in partnership with the San Diego Veterans Coalition (SDVC) & Rise Up Radio
  • When: Saturday, March 17, 2018
  • Where: Sportsplex USA - Poway, CA
  • Why: To promote a spirit of camaraderie, celebrate collaboration, collective impact, and to promote health & wellness throughout the San Diego community.
  • Who: Active duty military, Veteran service organizations, local business, community leaders and the public!
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