Wayne State University Veterans Upward Bound (VUB)
Serving the Veteran Community for over 45 Years!
Helping Veterans Transition From Service to the Classroom to the Workforce. New! Career Preparation Training for FASTEST Growing Jobs!! Veterans' Upward Bound offers a variety of Free Educational Services to military veterans. Students can earn monthly stipends and get a Loaner Chromebook while actively participating in VUB courses.
Applicants who wish to be in the program must:
- Have veteran status - served in the U.S. military for 180 days or more; (other conditions apply)
- Received a military discharge OTHER THAN dishonorable;
- Discharged due to a medical condition or have a service-connected disability if total active duty is less than 180 days;
- Not possess a bachelor's degree or above.
- Reside in the Wayne, Oakland, Macomb tri-county area.
Free Online Courses
- Free Tutoring Available
- Chromebooks or Tablets Available (on loan)
- Stipends Provided
- Get a Head Start on All Your Classes
Original VUB Courses:
- Language Arts
- Public Speaking
- Computer Basics
To quickly apply Click here (easy to apply using a Smartphone - You will need a Picture ID & DD214).
For more information or to Pre-register Click Here (A VUB Counselor will Contact you).
For more information on Fall 2021 Courses Click Here.
Our staff is available to assist you throughout your training.
Contact Us for more information
To schedule a visit please call the office at 313-577-9710.
You must successfully complete a Guest Screener BEFORE your visit.