Upcoming Events 

MVRC Lunch and Learn

Lunch & Learn with Navy Federal Credit Union

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

11:00 am

Location: Bldg. 2, Suite 1100 (Military & Veterans Resource Center)

Cost: Free

I'll be there!

Local Navy Federal Credit Union representatives will inform military-affiliated Ospreys of services available to them so they may make wise financial decisions. Lunch will be provided for all who listen in!

Digital Tsunami

Digital Tsunami: How Veteran Entrepreneurs Can Thrive in the 21st Century

Thursday, March 29, 2018

9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Location: Adam W. Herbert University Center

Cost: Free

Register Now

Veteran and military spouse small business owners are invited to attend a free workshop led by UNF professor Greg Gutkowski covering the biggest digital trends in entrepreneurship. Attendees will learn how to use technology to the max to manage and grow their small business; "speed up success" by utilizing sales and profitability tracking; effectively market their business to the right audiences; and create a road map for implementing best digital business practices. Breakfast, lunch and parking are included. Registration is required using the link above.


Snacks Drive at UNF

Supplies for Soldiers

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

12:30 to 1:30 pm

Location: Bldg. 2, Suite 1100 (Military & Veterans Resource Center)

The MVRC and Volunteer Services will be collecting snacks and supplies for service members and their families during the spring semester! The snacks will be distributed by the Greater Jacksonville USO at the airport USO Welcome Center. Drop-off locations are across campus including: Career Services (57/2700), MVRC (2/1100), LGBT Resource Center (58E/1111), Carpenter Library (12), Hicks Hall (second floor), Alumni Hall (60), Outtakes at the Student Union, and Outtakes at Alumni Square.


Items requested include:

• Granola Bars in assorted flavors

• Apple sauce 6 pack in assorted flavors

• Snack Fruit packs

• 10oz Cran-Apple Juice and other assorted Juice in single servings

• Kool-Aid Singles (mixed with single bottled water) 

• Country Time “On the Go” (mixed with single bottled water)

• Macaroni and Cheese (singles ready to eat just add water)

• Cheez IT (small singles)

• Cookies, 100 Calorie Snacks (no packages or boxes of large amounts)

• Cheese and Crackers (all sort do flavors will work)

• Cup of soup ONLY! Ramen Noodles, all flavors

• Pop Tarts

• Instant Oatmeal Variety Pack

• Crystal Light Ice Tea (all flavors)

• Trail Mix (small individual packets)  

• Raisins small boxes (white raisins also)

• Chicken or Tuna, ready to eat snack, with crackers in the package


You may also donate the following supply items:

• Toothbrushes

• Tooth Paste (small tube)

• Wet Wipes

• Deodorant (roll-on/stick)

• Disposable razors

• Shaving cream

• Feminine Supplies

• Hand sanitizers

• Lubricating eye drops

• Lip balm

• Waterless hand cleaner


Donate by April 10 and join us for a special event that day at noon in the MVRC. Volunteers can help sort donations and write support letters for service members.


grads tossing their caps

Spring 2018 Veterans' Graduation Ceremony

Friday, April 20, 2018

Noon to 2:00 pm

Location: Talon Room (Bldg. 16, Osprey Commons, 4th Floor)

R.S.V.P. Now!

CONGRATULATIONS SPRING 2018 GRADUATES! In honor of your hard work, the Military and Veterans Resource Center would like to present graduating active duty military, ROTC, veterans and reservists with a special red, white and blue graduate cord! Cords will be presented to you during a recognition ceremony on Friday, April 20 at 12:00 p.m. in the Talon Room (Bldg. 16, Osprey Commons, 4th Floor). 


Family and friends are welcome to attend and celebrate your achievement with us, and refreshments will be provided. There is no charge for a cord, but you must R.S.V.P. to reserve one! 


To R.S.V.P.: Use the link above and include your name, N number and branch of service.