”Barela: Navigating the Transition – An Inside Look at the Military Veterans Success Center at CSU Pueblo”


Recently, we had the pleasure of hosting the Director of the Military Veterans Success Center, Laura Barela on our Veteran Voice Pueblo podcast. During the interview, she shared valuable information about the services and resources the center offers to military veterans.


The Military Veterans Success Center is dedicated to providing support and assistance to veterans as they transition to college life. They offer a wide range of services, including academic advising, counseling, and career services. They also provide veterans with access to a network of peers, faculty, and staff who understand the unique challenges that veterans face.

One of the most important services the center offers is financial assistance. They help veterans navigate the process of applying for and receiving educational benefits, such as the Post-9/11 GI Bill. They also provide information about other financial aid options, such as scholarships and grants.

The center also helps veterans connect with the larger veteran community on campus. They host events and activities that bring veterans together, fostering a sense of camaraderie and belonging. They also provide opportunities for veterans to give back to the community through service projects and volunteer work.

Overall, the Military Veterans Success Center at CSU Pueblo is a vital resource for veterans looking to succeed in college. Their dedicated staff and wide range of services provide veterans with the support they need to thrive academically, personally and professionally. If you are a veteran looking to attend college, be sure to check out the Military Veterans Success Center at CSU Pueblo.


Veterans Voice Pueblo is a service of Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center Pueblo, produced by Rev 89 Productions and distributed via the Rev 89 Productions Podcast Channel powered by CSU Pueblo




The Veterans Voice Project presented by USAA is an Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center service.  Veterans Voice Colorado Springs is produced in the OPTUM Podcast Studio, distributed via the Medicare Mentors Veterans Voice Podcast Channel, powered by Technology Partner Colorado Computer Support, and made possible in part by Supporting Partner, The WireNut Home Services.







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