Get Involved


The Student Veteran Center is a hub of resources and opportunities for students, faculty, staff and the community - those with and without military connections. There are a variety of ways to get involved:



  • Jan. 17-20, 2017, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Student Veteran Center Open House — The public is invited for VIP tours of the newly renovated Student Veteran Center, located on the third floor of Summerfield Hall. 
  • Meet & Greets — The KU Veterans Alumni Network hosts meet and greets for all KU military-affiliated students, faculty, staff and alumni a couple times during the academic year. 
    • April 27, 2017, 4:30-6:30 p.m. — End of Year/Graduation Reception at the KU Alumni Association.
    • Tuesday after Hawk Week (first week of classes) — Welcome Back Meet and Greet
  • Veterans Day Week events, including:
    • Nov. 10 – Marine Corps Birthday Celebration, Dole Institute (FREE) (Open to the public). 
    • Sunday after Veterans Day  Annual Veterans Day 5K. (Open to the public). Proceeds support the KU Student Veteran Center and KU Student Veterans of America.

Other Opportunities

  • Support the Student Veteran Center
  • VA Work Study — If you're using VA benefits and attending classes at 3/4 time or higher, you may be eligible to apply for a KU VA Work Study position. Learn more about your eligibility by checking out the VA Work Study page, and contact the Student Veteran Center (785-864-7478 or email to see what positions are available.

More Information

Prospective/New Students

Faculty and Staff Resources

Frequently Asked Questions

Stay informed! SVC Email Listserv

VA benefits questions:
VA Certifying Official
785-864-4423 or

All other questions:
785-864-2458 or

You can also visit the Office of the Registrar in 121 Strong Hall or stop by the Student Veteran Center in 345 Summerfield Hall.

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