Welcome to Student Veteran Services

Welcome Veterans, Service Members, and Military families!

Our instititution is more dedicated than ever to helping military-affiliated students thrive on campus and in the community.  This dedication begins during their transition from service to education, and lasts through to graduation and entering the workforce. 

Major General Edward M. Reeder, Jr. Student Veteran Resource Center

Located in the Plemmons Student Union, room 251, The Student Veteran Resource Center is centrally located and provides access to a multitude of resources and amenities.  Check out the "What We Offer" page to learn more!  

Click here to learn more about how you can support the Major General Edward M. Reeder, Jr. Student Veteran Resource Center.

Awards and Accolades

We are proud of the hard work and dedication that has gone into App State earning these designations.

Military Friendly 2021Since 2010, App State has been designated as a Military Friendly School .  For 2021-2022, Appalachian is ranked 6th Among Large Public Institutions Nationwide!

Best Colleges US News & World ReportWe're ranked 2nd in Best Colleges for Veterans among Regional Universities in the South


Best for Vets 2021We've made it onto this selective list annually since 2018!

Latest News

An image of Chancellor Sheri Everts providing remarks at the 2021 Veterans Day Ceremony.

App State Community honors military Mountaineers, hears military family perspective Nov 17, 2021

More than 100 people gathered at Appalachian State University’s Veterans Memorial for the university’s 2021 Veterans Day Ceremony.

Veterans Week 2021 Nov 2, 2021

Veterans Week is always an exciting endeavor for Student Veteran Services, and 2021 is no exception. 
Appalachian State's Annual Heroes Day Football Game will be held on November 13, 2021

Mark your Calendars for Heroes Day 2021 May 21, 2021

The annual Heroes Day Football game will wrap up Veterans Week again in 2021!  So, mark your calendars for November 13 and be prepared to che

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