Loyola University Chicago

MVSS: Military Veteran Student Services

About MVSS

MVSS supports our military affiliated students with their integration into the Loyola community. Through academic and social programming, MVSS staff assists students in identifing the correct resources that will empower them to reach their full potential, ensuring the greatest impact in the community and beyond. 

MVSS also advises the Student Veteran Association (SVA), a student-run organization that provides an additional social support network for student-veterans.

Mission and Goals

Meet the MVSS Staff

Location and Office Hours

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In accordance with 38 USC 3679(e) [VA Pending Payment Compliance] Loyola University Chicago will not take any of the four following actions toward any student using U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Post 9/11 G.I. Bill® (Ch. 33) or Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (Ch. 31) benefits, while their payment from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs is pending to the educational institution:

• Prevent their enrollment;
• Assess a late penalty fee to;
• Require they secure alternative or additional funding;
• Deny their access to any resources (access to classes, libraries, or other institutional facilities) available to other students who have satisfied their tuition and fee bills to the institution.


Loyola University Chicago ensures members of the Armed Forces, including reserve components and National Guard may be readmitted if they are temporarily unavailable or have to suspend enrollment by reason of serving in the Armed Forces. Students should notify their academic advisor and the MVSS office. Students may need to submit supporting documentation of their military orders.