Welcome to the Office of Veterans Affairs at YSU


To those who have served or are currently serving in the Armed Forces of the United States, we want to thank you for your service and welcome you to the Office of Veterans Affairs at Youngstown State University.


Our mission is to assist active duty service members, veterans, reservists, guardsmen, and qualified family members with Department of Veterans Affairs education benefits and services they have earned. 

Please don't hesitate to contact with any questions at (330) 941-2503 or  veterans@ysu.edu, or stop by the Veterans Resource Center, located at 633 Wick Avenue. We'd be happy to meet with you in person to answer any questions and show you around our beautiful space.

On behalf of all of us in the YSU Office of Veterans Affairs, we thank you again for your service and hope to hear from you soon!


Services Offered:

•Waived Application and Orientation Fees
•VA Education Benefit Registration and Certification
•Military Tuition Assistance Approved
•Priority Registration
•Select “Military Friendly” Courses
•Veteran Advocacy
•Access to VA Counselors
•Student Veterans Group
•Credit for Military Training
•Military Friendly Deployment Policies
•Writing Center Services
•“State of the Art” Veterans Resource Center
•Disability Services
•Special Recognition at Graduation