Veteran and Military Affairs

The Office of Veteran and Military Affairs (VMA) is committed to delivering and facilitating comprehensive military-friendly services and programs for FIU veteran and military-affiliated learners. Our team is available to ensure each veteran and military-affiliated learner successfully transitions to college life and fulfills their professional goals.

FIU is committed to upholding the Principles of Excellence, guidelines set forth by the U.S. government for federally funded institutions that educate service members, veterans, spouses and other family members. 

Understanding Your Education Benefits

The Office of Veteran and Military Affairs is here to help you understand the education benefits you have access to through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Defense and the state of Florida. Visit our Education Benefits page to learn more about how these benefits work at FIU and how to apply.

Who We Are

  • 1,190Total Veteran and Military-Affiliated Students
  • 484Veterans
  • 448Military Family Members
  • 102Active Duty
  • 85Reservists
  • 71National Guard Members

*As of September 2023

Support FIU Veterans

A donation to Veteran and Military Affairs directly supports our veteran students.


All students are encouraged to submit documentation and questions to with their full name and Panther ID.

Office of Veteran and Military Affairs
11200 SW 8th Street, TWR 100
Miami, FL 33199