About Us

 

The Georgia Tech Veterans Resource Center

promotes student learning and development and supports degree completion for students who are veterans, military, reservist, guard members, and dependents by providing comprehensive support services that enhance and complement the academic experience. Through information sharing, referral services, outreach, and opportunities for involvement the Veterans Resource Center strives to provide a supportive and educational environment that fosters student success and achievement.

The Center is located in room 150 of the Smithgal Student Services Building at 353 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30332.

Phone: 404-385-2067

Objectives of the Veterans Resource Center:

To provide individually-tailored resources and referrals specific to the needs of student veterans.

To provide timely and relevant information to student veterans including Veterans Affairs (VA) educational benefits as well as Tuition Assistance (TA) in partnership with the Registrar’s Office.

To provide student involvement and leadership opportunities, as well as community service opportunities, though the advisement of the Georgia Tech Armed Forces Student Association, a recognized student organization.

To conduct outreach and education efforts in the larger Georgia Tech community to increase awareness of student veteran issues, as well as services of the Center.

To provide Georgia Tech students, faculty, and staff an opportunity to influence policy and practice as it pertains to student veterans.