A media event to outline new guidelines for University System of Ohio colleges and universities to support veterans, and to showcase the practices already in place at Ohio State.
The Ohio Board of Regents is working to implement a new state law that directs public colleges and universities to increase access to counseling, courses, and credit for veterans. Chancellor John Carey will tour Ohio State’s Veterans’ Lounge and discuss the new guidelines at 2:30 p.m. in the lounge, located in room 1132A, Smith Laboratory, 174 W. 18th Ave.
In addition, Wayne Carlson, vice provost for undergraduate studies, and Mike Carrell, assistant provost and director of the Office of Military and Veterans Services, will explain the comprehensive resources available at Ohio State for military and veteran students. Current veteran students also will be available for interviews.