Past Events

OVS New Veteran Student Orientation

August 25, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

New Veteran Student Orientation will be held on Saturday, August 25 from 11 am - 2 pm in the McCarl Center for Non-Traditional Student Success. The orientation is designed to acclimate students to... View >

Huddle with Heroes

August 11, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

The Pitt Panthers Football team will be hosting Pitt student veterans and active military during practice. The tentative schedule for the afternoon will consist of a sneak peek at Panther football... View >

"Cyberspace: The Dynamic Environment" - People, Partnerships and Potential

November 16, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

OVS, the School of Health and Rehab Sciences, and HERL have partnered to host Lt. General Paul Nakasone this week. Lt. General Nakasone is the Commander of the U.S. Army Cyber Command. He will be... View >

OVS Student Veterans Appreciation Lunch

November 10, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

OVS will be providing lunch to current Pitt student veterans. More information will be provided via email, regarding the lunch and how to RSVP, closer to the date of the event.

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Understanding Our Students: The Diversity of Pitt's Military-affiliated Community

November 10, 2017 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Facilitated by Edwin Hernandez, Director of the Office of Veteran Services. The Understanding Our Students series focuses on understanding the intersection of various identities within the student... View >

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Day of Healthy Living for Pitt Veterans and Their Families

November 9, 2017 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm

Students from SHRS will interacting with guests by hosting healthy living activities. We will also have representatives from the Wounded Warrior Foundation and the Pittsburgh Vet Center to answer... View >

Honoring Our Veterans at the University of Pittsburgh Exhibit Tour

November 8, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

An exhibit will feature Pitt’s military past and present in the library display cases on the ground floor, in the hallway after the entrance area. Each display case will honor a time period such... View >

Operation Business Bravo - Workshop Certificate Gathering

November 7, 2017 - 8:00am to 10:00am

The Small Business Development Center will offer the final session of Operation Business Bravo. This... View >

Open Door Project: Creating a Supportive Environment for Our Student Veterans

November 6, 2017 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Edwin Hernandez, director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Office of Veterans Services and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, will moderate... View >

Operation Business Bravo - Be Ready: Meet with a CPA, Attorney, Banker, Insurance Rep

October 24, 2017 - 8:00am to 10:00am

The Small Business Development Center will offer the final session of Operation Business Bravo. This... View >

OVS Employment Networking Night

October 17, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

The OVS Veterans' Exclusive Networking Event will be held on Tuesday, October 17th, in the McCarl Center for Non-Traditional Student Success. Employers from companies in various industries will be... View >


October 10, 2017 - 6:00pm

The veteran student group is excited to have a new board and liaisons that will be setting up some great opportunities for all Pitt military affiliated students this year. The next... View >

Operation Business Bravo - Financial & Revenue Ruck Pack

October 10, 2017 - 8:00am to 10:00am

The Small Business Development Center will offer the next session of Operation Business Bravo. This... View >

PNC Veterans Networking Prep Night

October 5, 2017 - 5:15pm to 6:30pm

PNC will be on hand Thursday, October 5 from 5:15-6:30 pm to provide tips to Pitt veteran students on how to succeed when networking. Several PNC representatives familiar with the military space... View >

New Military Dependent Student Orientation

August 23, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:30am

This session, part of New Student Orientation Week, is for dependents and families of veterans or active-duty members of the military who are using transferred Post-9/11 GI Bill education benefits... View >