CU Anschutz's Boots to Suits services include our world-class professional development program and academic support services that assist veterans as they transition from the military to the classroom and from the classroom to the workforce. We're committed to supporting student veterans as they work to achieve their academic and professional goals. Boot to Suits resources include peer-to-peer mentoring, individual professional development counseling and mentorship, mental wellness support, tutoring assistance, and scholarships. Students who utilize CU Anschutz’s Boots to Suits services are primed for academic and professional success and to become leaders in our community.

Boots to Suits

Academic Support Services

The academic side of the Boots to Suits program is dedicated to supporting veterans' success in the classroom. Meeting academic goals and requirements are vital steps in the transition from the military to the classroom and then on to the workforce. We offer resources at CU Anschutz including, mentor programs, tutoring, veteran-specific orientation guidance, and Student Veterans of America organizations.

Boots to Suits

New Student Benefit Brief

All students using education benefits for the first time are encouraged to attend a new student benefit brief to ensure they have the information necessary to maximize their education benefit. 

Please email to schedule an appointment. 

Regularly scheduled monthly sessions will resume at a later date.

Boots to Suits

Professional Development Program

Currently accepting applications for the 2023/2024 Cohort.

This is a one-year cohort program beginning in the fall semester and continuing through spring semester. Open to any current student veteran who are juniors, seniors, or first-year graduate students. This program will address the following topics:

  • Self-Exploration 
  • Translating Military Experience
  • Job Searching Strategies
  • Networking and LinkedIn
  • Resume/Cover Letter
  • Interview skills
  • Career growth and preparation counseling

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    At the end of the program and upon successful completion of all requirements, student veterans will be gifted the business suit of their choice (availability based on VMSS selected vendor).

    GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at