OHIO Lancaster Veterans Center
740.654.6711, ext 13336
We are here to assist Ohio National Guardsman, military reservists, and veterans currently enrolled or working at Ohio University. Here, you will find helpful links to resources here at OHIO, as well as government websites, national organizations and other helpful military and veteran resources.
Director of Veterans and Military Student Services
Coordinator of Veterans Resources / Academic Advisor
School Certifying Official
Athens VA Services Office : This website specifically addresses VA services in Athens County.
GI Bill : This web link provides information about the GI Bill and education benefits.
OEF/OIF Service Members : This is a resource specifically for those veterans who have served in OEF/OIF.
Ohio Attorney General : This is a web resource for military members and veterans by the Ohio Attorney General.
OHIO CARES : This is a collaboration of state and local agencies supporting the behavioral health of returning OIF/OEF veterans and their families.
Ohio National Guard : This is a resource for those interested in the Ohio National Guard.
US Department of Justice-Know Your Rights : If you've been seriously injured while on active duty, make sure to read this publication that explains your rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It also provides information on where to get assistance.
US Department of Veterans Affairs : This website provides important information related to veteran services, such as the GI Bill and health care.
Veterans Benefits : This web page provides useful links to various veterans' benefits, such as education, compensation and life insurance.
Disabled American Veterans (DAV) : This non-profit organization works to better the lives of American veterans who are disabled.
Student Veterans of America (SVA) : This organization serves as a coalition of student veterans groups from college campuses across the United States.
The American Legion : This is the nation's largest veteran service organization, committed to mentoring and sponsorship of youth programs, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security and continued devotion to fellow service members and veterans.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) : This organization has a rich tradition in enhancing the lives of millions through its community service programs and special projects.
Other Helpful Resources
Executive Gateway : This professional development site is especially helpful for those seeking executive job positions.
Federal Careers : This is a jobsite that specializes in helping veterans find the right career.
GI Bill : The American Legion serves veterans and service members by providing them with information on the GI Bill.
HMS Technologies, Inc. : This advanced IT systems integrator has been contracted to do a study of OEF/OIF veterans.
Military.com : This is a one-stop-shop for military service members with information about benefits, advice columns and everything military.
Military to College Guide : This handbook was created by Student Veterans of America to help veterans entering college.
Recruit Military : This website is dedicated to helping veterans achieve professional success.
Today's GI Bill : This is yet another helpful resource in navigating through the new GI Bill.
Athens Campus Resources
Allen Student Advising Center
Campus Involvement Center (CIC)
Counseling and Psychological Services
Dean of Students
Health Promotion, Tobacco, Other Drugs & Recovery
321 Baker Center
Housing and Residence Life
Office of the Bursar
Office of Student Financial Aid
Student Accessibility Services
348 Baker University Center
Student Senate Representative - Veterans Delegate
Undergraduate Admissions - Transfer Credit
740.654.6711, ext 13336