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Lt. Colonel (Ret.) Charlie KettlesEastern Michigan University (EMU) is ranked 5th in the United States among the top Military and Veteran Friendly® Universities by GI Jobs® Magazine.  The knowledgeable staff at the Lt. Col. Charles S. Kettles Military and Veteran Services Resource Center takes pride in helping military and veteran students and their spouses and dependents achieve their educational goals.  EMU Military and Veteran Services was also awarded the Gold Standard by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency for 2017.  EMU Veteran Points of Pride  (click to view)

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  VA Educational Benefit certification and support made easy!  

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     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

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Upcoming Events and Activities

Stories of Service Stories of Service: An Evening with Veterans at Hill Auditorium. November 8, 2017, 7-9pm
Spanning nearly a century of service from World War II to Iraq and Afghanistan, Veterans share their stories onstage at Hill Auditorium, featuring live music and performances by student Veterans from EMU, UofM, and WCC in an extraordinary collaboration produced by Fisher House Michigan, directed by Maija Garcia and hosted by Noah Galloway - Celebrating all veterans, their families and friends.   Doors Open at 6:30pm (Event is Free)

Veterans' Day 17 Veterans' Day Observance
Thursday, 11/9/2017, from 3-4:30pm, 202 Pierce Hall at the Lt. Colonel Kettles Military and Veteran Services Resource Center.  Please join us for a reception to honor our veterans.

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