Welcome to Military Student Services

Military servicemembers — and their families — are a valued and vital component of the VCU population. We work with veterans, active service members, spouses and dependents to ease the transition from military life to academics.


Harris Hall
Third floor
1015 Floyd Avenue


Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

We offer extended hours at peak times, including during exams.


Veterans in focus

Read about VCU military-affiliated students and their experiences transitioning into college.

Student veteran events

VCU Military Student Services joins together with VCU Student Veterans Association on events ranging from workouts to local service projects. Check out our event photos.

Vets Among Us campaign

We encourage all faculty and staff veterans to self-identify to better define VCU's military veteran population. Fill out our form and you'll receive a pin in recognition of your service.


Green Zone training

Military Student Services offers Green Zone training to members of the VCU community who want to learn more about the military student experience.

Veterans process trauma through camaraderie and art

Marine veteran Richard Casper survived four separate IED explosions and suffered a traumatic brain injury while serving in Iraq. When he came home, he struggled to adjust, until he found an outlet through art and music.

Navy veteran chose VCU because of its diversity

Britney Subbs says she loved Richmond and thought it would be a great place to study history. She says diversity is what drew her to VCU.