Have a question about educational benefits?
Questions about educational benefits (GI Bill, tuition assistance, etc.) should be directed to Veterans Certifying Officials (see below)

Veterans Center Staff

Our team is made up of professional, graduate, and undergraduate staff dedicated to the success of Veterans, military personnel, and family members. General inquiries about the Veterans Center, our programming, and/or advocacy efforts can be sent to veteranscenter@iastate.edu or you may contact us through our website here.


Jathan Chicoine
Director of the Veterans Center

Email: jathan@iastate.edu

Office Hours:
Mon and Tue: 10:30am - 1:00pm
Wed and Thu: 11:30am - 2:00pm


Alex Young
Leadership and Programming Assistant
Email: vcalex@iastate.edu

Office Hours:
By Appointment


Steve Gross
Academic Success Assistant

Email: vcsteve@iastate.edu

Office Hours:
By Appointment

Veterans Certifying Officials

Certifying Officials (listed below) are available in the Office of the Registrar in 214 Enrollment Services Center. Please send questions regarding military education benefits to veterans@iastate.edu.

SemesterCertifying Official Availability
Fall SemesterMonday - Friday8:00am -         5:00pm
Spring SemesterMonday - Friday8:00am -         5:00pm
Summer (May 31-July 29)Monday - Friday7:30am - 4:00pm
Rebecca Foster Jennifer HansenRon Sykora


214 Enrollment Services Center
Phone: 515-294-1840


214 Enrollment Services Center
Phone: 515-294-1840

214 Enrollment Services Center
Phone: 515-294-1840