Back to School Guide to Academic Success After Traumatic Brain Injury Booklet

This booklet provides guidance to service members and veterans who have ongoing symptoms from a TBI and are going to college, university or vocational school. It gives answers to common questions about accommodation plans, financial aid and assistive technology. This resource can also help you do the following:

  • Navigate campus life
  • Manage ongoing symptoms
  • Learn strategies for success
  • Transition smoothly to a civilian setting
  • Advocate for yourself

Please see your health care provider if you have not been diagnosed with a TBI. Many service members have other conditions that accompany TBI, such as post-traumatic stress. Your provider can help you manage these issues as you return to school.

Audience: Service members and veterans who have ongoing symptoms from a TBI and are going to college, university or vocational school

Format: Multi-page downloadable PDF