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Military Student Support

Military Student Support

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Students with disabilities have the right to equal access to programs, courses, services and activities offered through Davenport. Occasionally, veterans returning from combat may find themselves with a disability and encounter challenges they have never faced before. Note: the ADA determines disability status based on different standards than the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Students who have completed all of the following are entitled to receive approved accommodations:

  1. Self-identified
  2. Provided documentation of disability
  3. Requested reasonable accommodations

To receive disability accommodations through Davenport, students should register with the Student Access Coordinator at their home campus. For more information visit the Student Access portion of the website.


Main campus counseling hours:

  • Tuesday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 1 – 5 p.m.
  • Thursday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Friday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Students attending Online or at other campus locations may obtain access to counselors via WellConnect services. For student assistance, please call 855-DU-HELPS (855-384-3577) or get registered here!

Tutoring Center

Davenport University offers free drop-in tutoring at all campus locations for current students; as well as virtual tutoring for current online students. You can reach the Tutoring Center by emailing:

Military & Veteran Study Area

Currently available in the Library at the Grand Rapids W.A. Lettinga Campus

  • Dedicated room with a door
  • Quieter environment
  • Away from windows
  • Seating facing the door

*Special Announcement* Davenport University will be launching two dedicated study/ lounge areas for military and veteran students. Construction has already started at the Grand Rapids W.A. Lettinga Campus with completion tenative for Veteran's Day 2014; and planning is underway for the Warren campus. Check with your military advisor for details.

Personal Librarian for Military and Veteran Students

Qing Meade
Reference Librarian
Phone: (616) 554-5664 Ext. 5425
Toll Free: (866) 925-3884 Ext. 5425