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Are you a veteran or service member returning to civilian life?

Connect with experts on the transition process. Tap into programs that help veterans plan a career, learn about education and training options, and search for jobs.

Transition to Civilian Life

For many vets, returning to civilian life is about much more than finding a job. It's a major life change. It's one that only other vets can truly appreciate. Learn about veteran-friendly and veteran-run services that guide you through the process.

Career Decisions

What jobs are you best suited for? How do you sell your skills to employers? A number of resources are available to help. Find career exploration resources and special tools that translate your military skills to civilian jobs.

Education and Training Resources

Want to advance your career with more training? Find and pay for a program that's right for you. You'll also learn how to apply for a GED and which colleges give credit for military training.

Employment Resources

Looking for a job? Use these three steps to get started. You'll also find links to online job search resources.

Other Veterans Resources

A wide variety of resources is available to veterans, military spouses, and employers seeking to hire veterans. These range from housing to counseling to advocacy and health. Review a list of services in Minnesota and beyond. Visit links to top state and federal programs.