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Veterans Day 2020

Veterans Day 2020 Nov 11, 2020

For some, November 11 may be nothing more than a holiday on the calendar or a day off from work.  For many others, however, November 11 - Veterans Day - means so much more.
Veterans Week Virtual 5K

Veterans Week Virtual 5K Oct 27, 2020

Register today to participate in the FIRST EVER Veterans Week Virtual 5K to support Student Veteran...

Appalachian State University’s director of App Catering, Chuck Ford, places a wreath at Appalachian’s Veterans Memorial to commemorate Memorial Day 2020. He was selected for the honor by Appalachian Chancellor Sheri Everts. Photo by Marie Freeman

An App State staff member and naval veteran reflects on a lifetime of service May 26, 2020

App State staff member and U.S. Navy veteran selected to place an honorary wreath at Appalachian’s Veterans Memorial to commemorate Memorial Day.

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NC STRIVE 2020 May 7, 2020

The North Carolina Governor's Working Group provides support and sponsorship for NC STRIVE (North Carolina Student Transition Resource Initiative...

App State earns Top 10 Military Friendly® School designation for 2020–21 Feb 28, 2020

Appalachian was one of only three universities in North Carolina to appear in the top 10 and was the only top-10 school from the state named in...

Fifteen of App's student veterans were called in preparation of Hurricane Florence, when Gov. Roy Cooper declared a state of emergency.

15 Appalachian student veterans aid in Hurricane Florence recovery efforts Oct 2, 2018

Fifteen of App's student veterans were called in preparation of Hurricane Florence, when Gov. Roy Cooper declared a state of emergency.

Appalachian named to 9th spot on Victory Media’s 2018 Military Friendly Schools Top 10 list

Appalachian named to 9th spot on Victory Media’s 2018 Military Friendly Schools Top 10 list Feb 22, 2018

Appalachian State University ranks ninth on Victory Media’s Military Friendly Schools Top 10 list for large public universities in 2018.

Supporting Appalachian’s Veterans

Supporting Appalachian’s Veterans Feb 22, 2018

Open one year, Student Veteran Resource Center provides key services and important connections

2016 Memorial Day Ceremony May 27, 2016

Please join the Appalachian State University Community for a Memorial Day Ceremony!

Priority Registration for Veterans Mar 15, 2016

 Priority registration has been approved and is given to any self-identified Veteran on campus.

2014 Veterans Day Ceremony

2015 Veterans Day Ceremony Nov 9, 2015

Please join the Appalachian State University Community in a ceremony to honor Veterans of the United States Armed Forces!