Veterans Affairs

Welcome to Athens State University. As a veteran, you are entitled to certain benefits and are eligible to participate in certain programs.

Our mission is to assist active duty service members, veterans, reservists, Guardsmen, and family members with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs education benefits and services.

The information available on these pages is for federal benefits only. For information on state benefits, contact our Business Office at (256)216-3301.

Contact Information

Carolyn Carthen - Email
Phone: (256)233-8271

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday
Sandridge Student Center

Athens State University does not engage in fraudulent and aggressive recruitment of military students including, but not limited to, providing compensation to individuals for securing military enrollments or engaging in high-pressure recruitment tactics.

MILITARY TUITION ASSISTANCE
AIR FORCE, ARMY, COAST GUARD, MARINE AND NAVY
Alabama GI Dependent Scholarship Program

Kelly Leigeber
Kelly.Leigeber@athens.edu
256-216-3301

All students wishing to receive TA should contact their ESO counselor prior to enrolling at Athens State University.