They've got less help from Uncle Sam, but they are hitting campuses across the country, confronting term papers, parties, campus politics, and culture shock.
This hour, On Point: we hear from three Iraq vets, now all undergrads, about reentering civilian life on campus.
Matt Stiner, a Marine Corps veteran who served in Iraq. He's now a senior at Oklahoma State University at Tulsa.
Talya Havice, an active duty Marine who served in Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Far East. She is now a sophomore at Harvard University.
David Hassan, a Marine Corps veteran who served in Iraq. He is now in his first year at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
This program aired on November 21, 2007.