Resources for Veteran Re-Employment

HR University's Recruitment Policy Studio 

Free Virtual Training Sessions for Federal Applicants 

Department of Labor’s VETs Programs & Services

The DoL's Veterans Employment training Service (VETS) is committed to helping veterans and separating service members by preparing them for meaningful careers, providing employment resources and expertise, and protecting their employment rights. 


Department of Labor’s TAP Employment Workshop curriculum

For veterans and spouses who were not able to attend the DoL's three-day employment workshop at military installation, the full TAP curriculum is available online. 


​ApprenticeshipUSA

Registered apprenticeships allow veterans to learn a trade through an apprenticeship, and use their GI benefits to receive a tax-free monthly stipend. 


Pathways to Success Federal Internships for Students

An internship program for students to explore Federal careers while in school.


Employment, scholarships and transition assistance

​CareerOneStop offers designated employment, training, and benefit resources for military spouses transitioning into civilian life.


Professional networking opportunities
The National Military Spouse Network is a networking, mentoring and professional development organization committed to the education, empowerment and advancement of military spouses.


Military Spouse Corporate Career Network

The Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (MSCCN) is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that focuses on employment readiness training programs, job placement solutions and no-cost services to all military-affiliated spouses, retired military spouses and caregivers to war wounded heroes.

Blue Star Families Spouse Employment Toolkit

​Blue Star Families encourages spouses to take advantage of military-affiliated volunteer opportunities when paid positions are unavailable or unrealistic while simultaneously helping them showcase the value of their lived experiences and volunteer work on resumes when they are able to return to the paid workforce.

CareerOneStop

A portal for exploring career information and locating career resources.

VA Benefits

Information on VA benefits, including disability benefits, pensions for Veterans and their families, Veterans' life insurance and the GI Bill.

Federal Internship and Employment

USA Jobs 

The official USA Jobs employment board for federal positions and internships.

U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM)

An Agency that manages governmental hiring procedures and policies.

My Next Move

A portal for exploring career options for veterans.

Veteran Entrepreneurship

Transition Health & Benefits

Military-to-civilian “crosswalk” translators assist Veterans and transitioning Service Members with: understanding how military occupational specialties, skills and experiences are similar to particular civilian job titles, duties and responsibilities; civilianizing military experience on a resume; knowing what opportunities to search for on job boards; and how to self-market in a civilian job interview.


Looking to connect with employers? Check out the My Events page in My Career for quick access to information on military career fairs and networking opportunities.

Employment & Apprenticeships

Pay calculators which allow military families to estimate the civilian income equivalent required to replace military pay.


GI Jobs Military-to-Civilian Pay Calculator 

DoD Regular Military Pay Calculator

NAVIGATING MILITARY TRANSITION WITH SERVICE-CONNECTED DISABILITIES

Sample Resumes

Resources for Military Spouses

Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF)

A fellowship program for graduate students interested in Federal employment opportunities.

Ashford University Office of Student Access and Wellness

Ashford’s own Office of Student Access and Wellness has a designated Student Veteran Access and Wellness Counselor for disability-related services

Performance Based Interviewing (PBI)

A Veteran Affairs site that has sample Performance Based Interviewing questions.

Pay Calculators

Feds Hire Vets

A one-stop resource for Federal Veteran employment information.

Go Government

One-stop shop for how to find and apply for federal government jobs

VETS Program (U.S. Department of Labor)

VETS serves America's veterans and separating service members by preparing them for meaningful careers, providing employment resources and expertise, and protecting their employment rights..