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Military

We See the Future in You.

We salute you and your service to our country. As an active duty servicemember or veteran, you understand duty and commitment. At Norfolk State, we have dedicated and committed professors who will work with you to reach your goals.

Norfolk State University offers accredited academic programs and services for active-duty military service members, veterans, military spouses and families. NSU has been designated a military-friendly school for six consecutive years by G.I. Jobs Magazine. 

At Norfolk State University, you can: 

  • Study wherever service takes you: NSU offers classes online, at several military facilities in Hampton Roads or in a hybrid format.

  • Take command of your benefits: The Veterans and Military Services staff specializes in helping military and veteran students get started with education benefits.

  • Fast-track your degree: Earn credit for military experience and training.

  • Save money: NSU offers reduced tuition rates for the military, and tuition assistance may cover up to 100 percent of undergraduate tuition.


Our Military Services and Veterans Affairs staff has a deep affinity for the military and the challenges of transitioning to civilian life. Our dedicated admissions counselors, experienced military leadership, and military-trusted faculty are here to serve you. We take a holistic approach in helping to facilitate your continuing education opportunities.

Start or continue your academic career at NSU. To pave the path, we focus on these primary areas: 

Academics- Assistance in enrollment, certifications, tutoring, benefits, tuition, and transfer credits, etc. We connect you with an existing student veteran who has experienced all of the roadblocks in their educational pursuits. 

Transition- Assistance with tangible support programs including disability services and referrals; provide logistical and financial support services and/or referrals to minimize stress. 

Reintegration- Providing an experienced veteran, who serves as a liaison, to help bridge the gap from active duty to civilian life and to acclimate to the academic culture. 


For more information, visit our office on campus in the Student Services Center, Suite 318 or at Naval Station Norfolk State University, Military Services & Veterans Affairs Office, 8855 First Street, Building CEP-87, Room 202.
 

(My experiences) provided me with a great deal of humility, which has helped to positively shape me into the person I am today."

Brigadier General Fletcher V. Washington '92