NSU graduate and Navy hero Cecil Harris is memorialized in a statue on campus. Read his story.
Student Veterans Resource Center
Veterans and active military members have their own space at NSU in Student Center 206.
It's staffed by a part-time student, usually available on weekday afternoons to answer questions about VA benefits, tuition assistance, navigating campus and NSU's services.
The center offers:
Quiet work space
The center also is home to the NSU Veterans' Organization
meetings, movie and game nights, annual Christmas party and fall benefits orientation.
Northern serves and supports active military and veteran students and their dependents seeking an education here. We'll support your success as a student while recognizing your unique needs and interests related to your military connections.
If you're a new or returning student, please notify Northern of your military status - whether that be veteran, reserve, active duty, or family member/dependent.
For assistance and answers:
; call 605-626-2545; see the certifying official in Dacotah Hall 103; or stop by Student Center 206; or visit the Veterans' Services page on myNSU
NSU faculty and staff in the military
Several NSU faculty and staff members have been, or still are, in the military. Click below to learn how their military service can benefit you at Northern: