Past Events for Student Veterans

Veterans' Day Mass | Sunday, November 12th  | University Church | Rose Hill Campus | Rev. Sean Hagerty, S.J., Celebrant
In collaboration with Fordham Alumni Association Veterans' Affinity Chapter, Fordham University chapter of Student Veterans of America, the Office of Military and Veterans' Services, and Fordham ROTC

The 175th Anniversary Military Ball | November 4, 2023
The Fordham University Military and Veterans Leadership Council cordially invites you to the 175th Anniversary Military Ball. Proceeds benefit Fordham ROTC and the Office of Military and Veterans’ Services in support of cadets and military-connected students.

Student Veteran Internship and Career Fair | October 5, 2023, Lincoln Center Campus  
The 3rd Annual Student Veteran Internship and Career Fair is open to all current student veterans and veteran alumni in New York and the surrounding area, including more than 450+ Fordham Student Veterans. The New York City Department of Veterans' Services estimates that there are 12,000 current student veterans attending school in the five boroughs.

Veterans Career Day  | October 4, 2023, 10 am- 1 pm, Lincoln Center Campus
The Veterans Career Day will help you prepare for the Veterans Internship and Career Fair on October 5, 2023. Join us to have your resume reviewed and get free LinkedIn headshots. Prepare for the Veterans Fair and gain a competitive edge for employers attending. Veterans' Career Events are open to all New York colleges and universities' veteran students and alumni.

Veterans' Resource Fair Wednesday, September 13, 2023 | 11:30 a.m.
Find out all that Fordham has to offer for its Veterans and Military Connected Students. Join us and get informed! 

Veteran’s Mental Health Summit |  September 12, 2023 |McNally Amphitheatre
An impactful event focused on Veterans' mental health. This in-person summit is a unique opportunity to connect with fellow Veterans, mental health professionals, and organizations dedicated to supporting our heroes. At the Veterans Mental Health Summit, you'll gain valuable insights through engaging and informative discussions covering a variety of mental health topics, and inspiring keynote speeches by:

  • Dr. Tamara Campbell (Executive Director, VHA Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Department of Veterans Affairs),
  • Todd Duso (COO of Bob Woodruff Foundation), and
  • Tina Atherall (CEO, PsychArmor)

Learn about the latest advancements in mental health treatments, strategies for coping with PTSD and other challenges, and resources available to Veterans. Take part in interactive break-out sessions where you can share your experiences, ask questions, and connect with experts in the field. Whether you're a Veteran yourself, a Family member, or a caregiver, this summit offers a safe and inclusive space to learn, heal, and find support. Don't miss out on this important event! Join us at the Veterans Mental Health Summit and help us make a difference in the lives of our veterans.