Veterans Considering College Invited to Learn About Missoula College Programs

May 04, 2016

MISSOULA – The University of Montana Veteran Education Transition Services Office will team up with Missoula College and TRiO to host a dinner event designed to inform veterans who are not currently attending college and their family members about the opportunities available at Missoula College.

The event will begin at 6 p.m. Monday, May 9, at the Missoula College East Campus, located at 909 South Ave. W. The event is free and open to the public and includes dinner and dessert. No RSVP is required.

Admission counselors, program representatives and current veteran students will be available to answer participants’ questions. Daryl Lee, VETS Office program coordinator and a retired U.S. Marine, also will present on the status of prior learning assessments, or the ability for veterans to gain college credit for prior learning they’ve completed during active duty.

For more information call UM VETS Office Director Shawn Grove at 406-243-5044 or email


Contact: Shawn Grove, UM Veteran Education Transition Services Office director, 406-243-5044,