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VBOC of the Dakotas proudly serves
veterans in the the states of North
Dakota and South Dakota.

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or with any questions.

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Veterans Business Outreach Center of the Dakotas

Welcome to VBOC of the Dakotas!

The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC)  program is a one-stop-shop for service members, veterans and military spouses looking to start, purchase, or grow a business. Located nationwide, VBOCs provide training workshops, including Boots to Business and Boots to Business Reboot, as well as business development assistance such as training, advising and mentoring, and resource referrals. 

We provide no-cost business development training:

  • Business ownership options
  • Start-up logistics
  • Business plan development
  • Budgeting and financial projections
  • Financing your business venture
  • Operating challenges

VBOC of the Dakotas is hosted by the University of North Dakota (UND) College of Business and Public Administration. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Small Business Administration (SBA).