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Student Veteran Organization

The Student Veteran Organization (SVO) is open to everyone including veterans of all services, their dependents, and advocates of the veteran population. The SVO supports and promotes veterans and veteran issues and provides peer support through a solid network of individuals.


HERO: Honor Empower Remember Overcome. HERO's mission is to raise awareness for student veterans and service members who were killed in action. They accomplish this mission by dedicating high-intensity workouts to fallen heroes and sharing their stories with the campus community. HERO brings veterans to the workouts, have them share their stories, and mentor members who are interested in joining the military. Their goal is to make sure these heroes are not forgotten and people are inspired to achieve more than they thought they were possible of doing.

Military-Connected Hub

The mission of the Military-Connected Hub (MCH) is to ignite the military-connected student's desire to learn and continue to serve, through higher education, in order to generate change in their community. MCH provides an opportunity for USD to collaborate across campus and in partnership with the San Diego military community to create a bigger impact for military-connected individuals around accessing higher education, supporting initiatives, and connecting to resources.


Alumni Veteran Network

The Alumni Veteran Network (AVN) was founded in 2015 and works to serve the over 4,000 USD alumni Veterans. AVN seeks to make the University of San Diego the nation’s premier destination for veterans seeking education, resources, and fellowship.