Veterans' Engagement and Education Program


Australian Defence Force

First Responders

Immediate Family

UniSA recognises that your commitment to service, deployments and other related responsibilities can cause unavoidable disruption to your study plans.

Whether you are continuing your service or transitioning to civilian life, we offer personalised study support to put you on the path to success. Through VEEP, our Veterans’ Engagement and Education Program, we help you to balance your study with work and family commitments, and to respond to some of the unique challenges that may arise as a result of your service.

This program is available to veterans, current serving and ex-serving Australian Defence Force members, including reservists, first responders, and immediate family members.

Students who hold current enrolments at UniSA are welcome to register for VEEP.

Pathways to UniSA

  • Explore options in pathways to UniSA
  • Find out more about credit transfer and RPL

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Flexible Study Options

  • Study modes

  • Extensions

  • Alternative assessments

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VEEP Mentoring Program

  • Match with a mentor
  • Expand your network and your skills in developing social and professional contacts
  • Build your self-confidence

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Career Development

  • UniSA Career Services
  • Self-help resources
  • Transferrable skills
  • Job search

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Networking and Leadership

  • Networking events
  • The UniSA+ Award
  • Personal and professional development

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Your Wellbeing

  • Confidential counselling
  • Support services
  • Other contacts

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Wellbeing for Australian Veterans & Emergency Services (WAVES)

  • Recovery and wellbeing through exercise and sport

  • Participate in community adaptive sports

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Register for VEEP

If you are a currently enrolled, domestic UniSA student, you are able to register as a VEEP student if you are a:

  • Veteran,
  • Serving or ex-serving Australian Defence Force (ADF) member, including reservists,
  • First responder, and/or
  • Spouse/partner, child or carer of a veteran, ADF member, or first responder.

Once we have your details you will be the first to know any new information about VEEP.

Please select what you would like to do at this point in time
Did VEEP influence your decision to study at UniSA?
If your application is successful, are you happy for us to contact you regarding opportunites to participate in research projects focused on veterans in higher education?
If your application is successful, are you happy for us to contact you regarding promotional opportunites, for example UniSA News stories?

Contact Us

For more information about VEEP...



For assistance with student services and matters of student administration

UniSA Campus Central
Phone: 1300 301 703



For enquiries about UniSA's Defence partnerships...

Sebastein Hebert
Director: Defence & Space
Phone: +618 8302 3973