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Supporting and advocating for veteran and military-connected students through fostering community, assisting with college transitions, and processing GI Bill certification. The  Veterans Resource Center is part of the Office for Student Success.


2022-2023 Bronze Level Military Friendly® School & Military Friendly® Spouse School Recognition

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The Military Friendly Schools survey is the longest-running most comprehensive review of college and university investments in serving military and veteran students. Award-level schools have gone above and beyond the standard, showing true commitment and dedication in their efforts to support military students.

Read about UK's recent recognition as a military-friendly school

Republic Bank Foundation Veterans Resource Center

Location: Ground Floor, Erikson Hall

Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


New Students

Start Here!

Please review the New Student Checklist to ensure you’re off to a great start as a UK student. The VA Education Benefits Orientation documents provide helpful details about starting and continuing to use VA benefits at UK.  

Be sure to request to be added to the VRC Canvas shell to stay updated with relevant announcements and news! 

View New Student Checklist

Download the VA Education Benefits Overview Materials

VRC eLounge in Canvas

The UK Veterans Resource Center uses Canvas to provide announcements, updates, and news. The VRC eLounge is also a way that veterans and military-connected students can connect with each other. 

Request to be added to the VRC eLounge in Canvas