Military & Veteran Affairs

Welcome to the Office of Military and Veterans Affairs at Marshall University. As fellow military, veterans and dependents, we want to help you feel part of the Marshall family. Whether that’s assisting you with your studies, helping you perfect your time management skills, promoting relationship building, or just offering a place to come to and a face to talk to, we are here for you.

What Military and Veterans Affairs offers:

  • Veterans Lounge
  • Assistance in applying for VA educational benefits
  • Veterans Upward Bound Program (offers individualized assistance with FASFA, admissions paperwork, and registration)
  • Transition assistance
  • Advocacy
  • Veterans for Veterans Student Organization
  • Assessment & Referrals to appropriate academic support services
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
  • Counseling through the Marshall Counseling Center
  • VA Work Study

Contact Military and Veterans Affairs

Carla Lapelle, Associate Dean of Student Affairs
155 Prichard Hall
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755
Phone: 304-696-2269


“I am greatly obliged to you, and to all who have come forward at the call of their country.”
Abraham Lincoln