We invite you to attend our Military and Veteran Services Orientation on Sunday, August 29, 2021. This will be an opportunity to receive military- and veteran-specific information in addition to your respective school’s orientation, and to connect with other military-connected students and key campus and community resources.
This orientation is designed for our student veterans, service members and their spouses and partners, but is open to all military-connected students, including dependent children, caregivers, survivors, and ROTC cadets. We recognize this orientation may conflict with other school orientations and we can meet with you individually upon request.
We request RSVPs using the form below.
Military and Veteran Services Orientation
Sunday, August 29, 2021
Danforth University Center, Room 276 (DUC 276)
This orientation will allow students and family members to learn more about key military and veteran resources on campus, including the Office of Military and Veteran Services, VA School Certifying Officials, and student veteran associations, as well as the services that Military and Veteran Services provides to our military-connected community. Students will have the opportunity to engage with one another during this event. This orientation will also provide an opportunity to collect students’ military documentation (e.g., DD214) and to verify military or veteran status, which allows further access to certain campus benefits. Refreshments and lunch are provided. Orientation events include:
- Welcome and Introductions
- Military and Veteran Services Overview
- VA Education Benefits and Military Tuition Assistance: School Certifying Official and Third-Party Billing Discussion and Q&A
- Campus Resources
- Student Veteran Q&A Panel with SVA Leadership
- Veteran Alley Representatives Speakers
- Tour of Key Areas (optional)
- Individual Advising Appointments (optional)