Request Military and Veteran Student Success Coaching

Military and Veteran Services supports our students holistically, including academically by offering appointments with a Peer Academic Coach. This coach is an undergraduate student who can help mentor you on your Huskie journey. Our Peer Academic Coach is a student veteran who can meet one-on-one virtually and will also host various workshops.

Peer Academic Coaches can provide individual coaching on:

    • Student-veteran transition to the classroom
    • Best practices in study skills, test-taking and academic habits
    • Navigating online classrooms
    • Goal setting
    • Overcoming procrastination tendencies
    • Strategies for advising sessions and planning degree path

To schedule an appointment, log on to to the system (or create an account), select Peer Academic Coach and then choose Military and Veteran Services to make an appointment with our coach.

Create an Account/Schedule an Appointment

Contact Us

Military and Veteran Services
Campus Life Building 160
DeKalb, IL 60115

Phone: 815-753-0691

Fax: 815-753-0943
Email: mss@niu.edu

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