Veterans Alumni Club

Welcome to the Veterans Alumni Club Page!

Our mission is to support the unique needs and interests of our veteran population by fostering and encouraging them in their endeavors through the establishment and maintenance of contact between UA alumni, students — present, former and prospective — faculty, and administration. Ensuring UA continues to provide the finest in higher education, teaching, research and public service. This mission will be accomplished through direct involvement by alumni in coordinating and promoting a diverse set of educational, community and public service, cultural, athletic-related, networking and social activities for alumni, student veterans, donors and friends of the UA.

Please remember, when you join or renew your membership in the University of Arizona Alumni Association, select "VETS" from the chapter and club identifier list.

For more information, please email rap4@email.arizona.edu or scotthrifkin@msn.com.

Stay Connected:

Are you a veteran in Maricopa County?  Keep up to date by sending your information to scotthrifkin@msn.com.

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Awards:

Veterans Award for Distinguished Service – est. 2015

The University of Arizona Veterans Award for Distinguished Service is given to a University of Arizona alumnus or alumna veteran who has made a positive impact on their local, national, international or veteran community, the University of Arizona or through their active military service as defined below.

To be eligible, the nominee must be a "person who served in the active military, naval, or air service, and who was discharged or released therefrom under conditions other than dishonorable. In general, active service means full-time service, other than active duty for training, as a member of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, or as a commissioned officer of the Public Health Service, the Environmental Science Services Administration or the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or its predecessor, the Coast and Geodetic Survey."

Eligibility: Alumni
Form of Award: Plaque
Note: There is no limitation on the number of awards or the venue where the award can be presented. Nominations can be initiated through the regular nomination process the UAAA uses.

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How to donate:
 

The Veteran’s Alumni Club relies on donations and community support to fund events and its scholarship fund. We greatly appreciates donations of any size (which are tax deductible).

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