Guard & Reserve Customized Training

VUB offers customized training workshops to fit tight schedules and target specific areas of academic need and skill acquisition making them a convenient way to present instruction to National Guard and Reserve Units. Workshop length (from 2 to 6 hours) and content are flexible enough to accommodate individual unit needs and schedules.

Workshops are currently available in:

College Transition Assistance

Covers financial aid, admissions, degree requirements and topics related to enrolling in college including the GI Bill.

Career Exploration

Spotlights high interest career fields for veterans and includes the opportunity for individual career counseling.


Conducted by trained American Red Cross instructors, participants earn their CPR certification upon completion.

Personal Finance

Develop a personal financial management plan and create a budget using free online software.

• Additional workshops can be created based on specific requests.

Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain.

Henry Ford

It's smart to start with VUB. Make VUB the first stop on the road to your future goals.

Please see look at our Program Catalog for a brief description of our educational programs and our support services and Locations/Calendars for what is available in your community.

Contact us with any questions or request more information by completing an Inquiry form.

About VUB

Veterans Upward Bound is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and hosted by Montana State University Northern.

Get in Touch

  • Phone:
    (800) 356-8387
  • Fax:
    (406) 657-2077
  • Email:
  • Address:
    1500 University Drive
    Cisel Hall
    Billings, MT 59101