Veterans Campus to Careers Toolkit

For student veterans moving into the workforce
An employee who is a veteran adjusts a high-tech machine in a lab

Real Life on the Job

Working with others as a veteran with a disability

Find support

  • Disabled American Veterans (DAV) offers many supports and services to veterans with disabilities in employment and other areas of life.
  • Visit the Work-Related Problems page at Make the Connection to learn more about veterans’ challenges related to jobs and employment, as well as self-help tools and resources to help you overcome work-related issues.

Create support (share these resources with your employer)

Social connections in the workplace

  • Check out the results of a Gallup Poll Research Study and find out why reaching out to others in the workplace is important to your well-being. 
  • This easy-to-read article from the Harvard Business Review gives practical yet evidence-based suggestions for building social ties in the workplace.

Planning your career

Make your custom career plan in the Veteran’s Career Planning Workbook.