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Military and Veterans Resource Center

Upcoming Events

All military connected Ospreys are invited and encouraged to attend MVRC events throughout the semester. They are always free, fun or educational, and often include lunch! Registration is not required unless otherwise noted, and you are always welcome to bring a friend. Questions? Contact

Fall 2023

Onboarding GraphicOnboarding: Aug. 18th 

The UNF Military and Veterans Resource Center (MVRC) would like to invite all new military-connected Ospreys to our Onboarding event, which is an orientation specifically designed for incoming active duty military, veterans, reservists, military spouses and military children.The event will share important information about VA education benefits, out-of-state tuition waivers, scholarships, exclusive resources and more. You will also have the opportunity to meet the MVRC staff members, hear from Student Financial Services and Student Accessibility Services, and earn free swag just for attending!


Treats4TriviaTreats 4 Trivia: Aug. 21st

Happy first day of classes, Ospreys! The Military and Veterans Resource Center will be handing out treats in exchange for answering a military-and-UNF-themed trivia question! This event is open to all UNF students - you do NOT need to be military-connected to participate. We will be outside Building 2, Founders Hall, on the Engineering side. Hurry by before or between classes - supplies won't last long!


Tabling: Aug. 22nd & Aug. 24th 

Come stop by our table outside of Building 2. Grab some swag or a snack on your way to class!

SafeWellnessSAFE Project: Sept. 15th & Sept. 16th

The SAFE Project Veteran Wellness program assists veterans, active-duty service members and military families in addressing the stressors associated with service and transition.This program, made by and for veterans, has proven to empower veterans who face mental health challenges and substance use disorders to thrive in their transition from service. Email for more information about the event.


                                                               Combat Paper Workshop: Sept. 15th - 17th 

Come learn how to make paper from military Uniforms! Learn how to manipulate paper pulp, Add images and text to tell stories about the military experience . Taught by Drew Cameron, the Founder of Combat Paper Project and former U.S. Army Military Sergeant




Keeping-It-Clean-GraphicKeeping It Clean: Sept. 20th

Come stop by the MVRC to get some tips and tricks on how to keep your dorm room fresh and clean. We will show how to clean your fridge,  check expiration dates and keep the bugs out of your space. 

Freaky Friday: Oct. 13th 
Mocktails with the MVRC: Oct. 18th

Come and Join the MVRC and the Office of Fraternity and Sorority life to talk about the National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week! Make mocktails, meet new people and the discuss the importance of Substance Abuse with Alcohol. It will be held in the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life in the Student Union East wing on the Second Floor, from 1pm-3pm! 

UNF Entrepreneurship Training for Veterans - Franchising: Oct. 20th

Do you want to have your own  business? Don't know where to start ? Come out to the Entrepreneurship Training for Veteran's Seminar hosted by The Entrepreneur's Source to gain insight on where to start! You'll learn how to discover whether a franchise is a good fit for you, interact with a live panel of Veteran Entrepreneurs, receive a copy of your career revolution book and more! From 8:30am - 3:30pm you will be filled with knowledge on how to improve your career hosted in the UNF Adam W. Herbert University Center with FREE BREAKFAST. If you plan on attending please register using this link: Email if you have more questions.

Veteran's Day Tribute: Nov. 7th
MVRC Market Day Take Over: Nov.8th

Haven't you heard we're taking over Market Day ! We will be dedicating this Market Day in honor of Veteran's Day. There will be food, fun and our some of our favorite unf departments there to mingle with ! Located in the Osprey Plaza from 10am-2pm !

Lunch and Learn: Nov. 9th
Canvas and Caffeine: Dec. 5th

We know Finals Week can be a hassle but you don't have to do it alone ! Come into our center grab from Free Coffee and Study in our Study rooms or anywhere within the center! Our SVA members will be there to study with you, let's knock out Fall Semester as a team !  Snacks will be provided and it will be from 3pm-5pm!

Spring 2024

January - Treats 4 Trivia Event

January 8-11 - MVRC Tabling Outside Founders Hall