Veterans Association

Welcome!

Our goal is to bring veterans together and raise awareness of the issues that affect our vets.


Join Us

We do not currently have a Veteran Association President. Please contact us if you are interested by emailing, calling, or coming into the Rigby 272 M-F between 2 and 5 pm.
Contact:
President: N/A

  • Phone: 208.496.1420
  • Email: associations@byui.edu


Remembering 9/11

Thank you to all who attended and served in the ceremony! Click here for images of the event.

 

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Useful Words

Whether you are a veteran, or just want to know more about them, these words will help you blow them away with your language skills. Have fun!

Useful Military Slang


E-Tool

Excavation tool; shovel

FOB

forward operating base.
Foot Mobil
Person on foot

Got your six

I've got your back
Stay Frosty Keep cool under pressure.

Fun Facts

Did you know that...

  • 21.8 Million Vets Live in the U.S.

  • There Are 1.6 Million Female Vets

  • 71% of veterans cast a ballot in the 2008 presidential election. Compare that to the general public of which 61% voted that same year.

  • 7.6 million Vietnam-era vets are living in the U.S. right now. Another 4.8 million served during the Gulf War, 2.6 million in Korea, and 2.1 million during World War II. There are no living American veterans of World War I.