Programs for Veterans

Housed within the University of Pittsburgh's Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology in the nationally acclaimed School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, the ELeVATE and AIM programs provide Veterans and Service Members in transition with academic and vocational training opportunities.

ELeVATE

Experiential Learning for Veterans in Assistive Technology and Engineering (ELeVATE) is a program designed to re-integrate veterans to college through a unique three-phased approach. 

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AIM

Advancing Inclusive Manufacturing is a comprehensive vocational training program for service members and veterans with disabilities. AIM students learn how to design, develop, and evaluate their own product using established design principles. 

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We thank you for visiting our page and look forward to hearing from you. We are happy to provide tours of our laboratories, prototyping facilities, or campus. The program coordinators are also glad to schedule meetings with any interested participants.

Support for these programs is provided by the National Science FoundationHighmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation, Veterans Trust Fund, Disabled Veterans National Foundation, and the Heinz Foundation.

Education > Veterans