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Office of Veterans Affairs

Division of Student Life and Enrollment

Veterans Affairs


Due to COVID-19 protocols

Most campus offices and staff are working remotely during this time. 

If you need to reach our office/staff, please contact us via phone or email individually or our office at 423-439-6819 or

We are working daily to support students and continue student services. Staff are regularly checking voice mail messages and emails. Many questions are answered on the ETSU COVID-19 Website at

Emergency on call staff members for Student Life, the Counseling Center, and Housing and Residence Life may be reached through Public Safety at 423-439-4480.

  • Student veterans gathered on the stairs of Sherrod Library.
  • Student veterans studying in the Sherrod Library.
  • Student veterans studying at the ETSU amphitheater.


Veteran and Military-Affiliated Student Benefits: 


  • In-state tuition rate for GI BILL® recipients 
  • Priority registration for current students
  • MARC access with free printing, coffee, and snacks
  • VA work study opportunities
  • Americana Graduation Cord
  • Membership in the Student Veterans of America (SVA) at ETSU


Call our office at 423-439-6819 or email .


Veterans at the Quillen College of Medicine

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website


Our Mission – 

The mission of the Office of Veterans Affairs is to promote student success at East Tennessee State University.  We do this by managing and administering United States Department of Veteran Affairs education benefits, assisting veterans and dependents through the transition from military to academic life, and serving as advisor, liaison, and advocate on campus and in the community.

“Excellence through Service”


        Military Friendly 2018  Military Spouse Friendly SchoolSVAYellow Ribbon  U.S. Veterans Magazine Best of the Best

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