Veterans Engagement Services

Veterans Engagement Services

Veterans Engagement Services assists with the transitioning of students from secondary education to institutions of higher learning.  In conjunction with the University's objectives to facilitate the achievement and educational needs of the community, our veterans engagement staff and military personnel are extending our efforts to encompass the increasingly diversified military population of veterans, their spouses, and dependents.

Veterans Engagement Services provides assistance to students seeking eligibility criteria for benefits under the Veterans Educational Assistance Act.

VES serves its student veterans by outlining several opportunities, goals and key strategic elements:  

  • Post 9/11 G.I. Bill and DOD Educational Benefit Processing
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Progam participation
  • Military Credit Evaluation
  • Yellow Ribbon Program participation
  • Veterans Services Goals: 
    • Concentrating on an on-campus infrastructure for veterans
    • Undergraduate/Graduate Admission Application Process Guidance
    • Veterans Priority Registration
    • Veterans Benefits Orientations and Inservices
    • Veterans Focus Groups
    • Military Appreciation Events
    • Veterans Center 
    • Scholarship and Internship referrals
    • Veterans Student Association
    • Veterans Hiring Fairs and Events
    • Veterans Service Advisory Committee (VSAC)