Eastern Michigan University Military and Veteran Services

Military and Veteran Services Resource Center named in honor of Medal of Honor recipient U.S. Army retired Lt. Col. Charles S. Kettles


OUR MISSION: Eastern Michigan University (EMU) Military and Veterans Services supports and enhances veteran, Veteran's Affairs (VA) beneficiary and military student on-campus experiences and success. Highly qualified veteran staff advise and mentor veteran and military students by providing them with academic advising, tutoring, and Veterans’ Affairs (VA) benefit support. Military and Veteran Services harnesses state and federal veteran support including (VA) Educational benefit certification, Veteran Student Support Services (VSSS-TRIO) and Student Veterans of America.

 Start Your Next Mission here! 

Top 10

Eastern Michigan University (EMU) is Military and Veteran Friendly.  EMU Military and Veteran Services was awarded the Gold Standard by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency for the 2016-2017 School Year.  EMU is ranked 5th in the United States among the top Military Friendly® Schools for 2017. 

Click here to review why we are a top pick for military and veterans!

EMU Veteran Points of Pride (click to view)

  VA Educational Benefit certification and support made easy!  

Big Green Button

     1) Provide a copy of your VA Certificate of Eligibility 
     2) Register for classes and finalize your semester schedule
     3) Click on the big green button to request your semester certification
     4) Request veteran and student support services

For more information or for questions click here

Click here for Summer 2016 Semester Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) Planning Worksheet 
(Summer 2017 worksheet coming soon!)


Announcements and Upcoming Events

GI Bill Winter 2017 In-Brief for Student Veterans, Military students and Family Members
Location: Lt. Col. Charles S. Kettles Military and Veteran Services Resource Center
202 Pierce Hall
Date: Thursday, January 12, 2017
Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm

Learn about how to best navigate your college career at EMU.  Meet your EMU Military and Veteran Services staff and other on-campus and off-campus military and veteran resource partners.  Refreshments will be served, as well.