Veterans Services

Florida State University provides initiatives that foster a community of past, present and future veterans, raises awareness of veterans issues among campus and local communities, and supports student veterans through graduation and into rewarding careers and graduate-education programs.

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  • "You have a family at FSU Panama City, and the faculty and staff will help you in any way that they can.” – Zenovia Goss

     

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  • I have had such a positive experience with the care and respect that I have received and seen given to numerous veterans that attend school here, seeking to further their knowledge and level of experience. I believe this is a community that labors to honor their veteran population. –  Michael McLaughlin, US Air Force Veteran, Mental Health Specialist, FSU Panama City

     

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  • "The staff and faculty have demonstrated support for me as a veteran by ensuring that I am taken care of. have.” – U.S. Navy Veteran Lianna Danas

     

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  • “I get the benefit of working with highly talented and hard-working veterans and civilian faculty at a university campus that has truly made me feel like a welcome member of the FSU PC family. This is a special place.” –  Dr Kyle Hodgen, faculty, doctoral nurse anesthesia program

     

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  • "If there is one thing to be said about the Panama City community, it is their overwhelming support for active-duty military members and their families." - Cristina Doan, Graduate Program Coordinator, College of Applied Studies, FSU Panama City

     

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  • “As a parent of an Army National Guard member, I especially love the Veterans Alliance Arrowhead and what it represents. The new Collegiate School offers military preference to its students, which will have a positive impact on the military families moving to this area.” –  Susan McNeil, Accounting Specialist, The Collegiate School, FSU Panama City

     

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  • "What stands out about FSU Panama City is the appreciation for the knowledge and experience that we obtained by being in the United States Military." — Dr David Gaitros, Teaching Professor, Computer Science, FSU Panama City

     

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  • “There are opportunities for veteran students to meet, efficient veteran representatives, and an easy-going process for distance learning when traveling. The staff is very responsive and positive.” – Marva Tanksley, U.S. Army Veteran” — Marva Tanksley

     

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  • "The faculty and staff of the Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice program at FSU Panama City have consistently shown a genuine commitment to the success of student veterans like myself. " — Branden Schorr, U.S. Army Veteran, Doctoral Candidate in Nurse Anesthesia Practice at FSU Panama City

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  • "I have experienced a great deal of understanding and effort at FSU PC to make sure veteran and military students are provided an equal opportunity to access education and complete their degree." — Tory Peak, DrPH, MPH, CPH, US Army Veteran, Public Health Teaching faculty, FSU Panama City

     

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  • "FSU PC is full of military veterans and family members, both in the student population as well as the staff. It feels great to be surrounded by so many people who understand what it means to be a military member." — Kristal Greaves, military spouse, FSU Panama City Student Affairs

     

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  • “As a student veteran, the high level of resources and active engagement the university provides has made it incredibly easy to use all my benefits to the full extent.” 
    Technical Sergeant Jessica Quaile

     

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  • “Being involved in the FSU Panama City campus has been an incredible experience. Not only do I receive excellent academic support, but I also feel consistently supported by my professors, even during short-notice deployments or temporary duty assignments (TDYs).” — Senior Airman (SrA) Bethany Bonilla-Colon

     

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James Skinner and Cameron Skinner Veterans Ready Room

All student veterans and VA benefit recipients may use the Skinner Veterans Ready Room for individual and group study. Located in the Holley Academic Center, room A212. This is an FSU ID card swipe entry. If you need assistance with this please contact Jim Allen, Academic Services, (850) 770-2161,  jwallen@fsu.edu.

Male veteran student sitting in the James Skinner and Cameron Skinner Study Room Ready Room