Housing Benefits

  • Property Tax Abatement
  • Valor House
  • Utah State Veterans Nursing Homes
  • Homeless Veterans Fellowship

Employment Benefits

  • Veterans Job Representatives
  • Veterans Job Preference
  • Veterans Hiring Priority

Education Benefits

  • Veterans Upward Bound
  • Tuition Waiver for Purple Heart Recipients
  • Tuition waiver for dependents of service members killed in the line of duty after 9/11/2001
  • Honorary High School Diplomas

Other State Benefits

  • Veterans License Plates
  • Utah State Veterans Cemetery & Memorial Park
  • Military Discharge Records
  • Free Use of Armories
  • Fishing License Privileges
  • Special Fun Tags for State Parks
  • “America the Beautiful” Pass for National Parks
  • Bus / Trax Reduced Fare Cards
  • Vehicle Registration fee waiver for Purple Heart Recipients
  • Outreach Services


Utah Department of Veteran Affairs

PO Box 58897 550 Foothill Blvd. #202

Salt Lake City, UT 84158-0897

(801) 326-2372 or 1-800-894-9497



State Director: Gary Harter

Email: veterans@utah.gov

TC: Berni Davis

Phone: 801-326-2372

Email: davisb@utah.gov

National Guard TAA: Bart Davis

Phone: 801-432-4937

Email: bart.o.davis.ctr@mail.mil