Veterans Council

Mission Statement

The Fresno State Veterans Council supports the University through its services to Veterans, all military-affiliated students, and community in order to facilitate the support, education, and empowerment of students, faculty, and staff for their success.


I.  Purpose

To provide the University with a combined faculty, staff, and student Council that leads, oversees, and collaborates all Veteran services and support operations associated with Fresno State Veterans and all military-affiliated students.

II.  Key Tasks

  1. Maximize success through effective teamwork and collaboration. 
  2. Enhance all support and services through continuous and candid assessment. 
  3. Find efficiencies in support and services throughout the University to maximize resources. 
  4. Communicate effectively and through all forms of media.
  5. Develop and implement well-integrated plans & events that make strategic impact to our Veteran students, military-affiliated students, faculty, staff, University and community.

III.  End State

Fresno State, its Veterans Council, and all Veterans and military-affiliated students of the University attain and provide the most optimal Veteran support and service possible that fosters student success and degree completion.  Fresno State continues its reputation as a Veteran friendly University and remains bold in its pursuit of discovery, diversity and distinction in its service to the Veterans and military-affiliated students of our United States Armed Forces.