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Point of Contact

The Veterans Office is located in AU Central - 201 Asbury Building and hours are Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm, except Wednesday 10:00am - 5:00pm or by appointment. Additionally, students are encouraged to contact the AU Veterans Office through for the most timely response.

For answers to commonly asked questions please visit: Veteran Services 

Alicia Marsh Associate Director, Veterans Services and Special Programs AU Central

Alicia Marsh has been on staff at American University since 2012. She currently helps veterans and their dependents use the VA Education benefits they’ve earned towards a degree at AU. She also helps

  (202) 885-8017

Valerie Verra Veterans Services Administrator AU Central

Valerie came to American University in January of 1991 to complete her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Literature and found an environment where she could fully utilize her skills. Val has funct

  (202) 885-8012

Anthony Hollinger Director, Military-Affiliated Student Support & Special Init Campus Life

Tony Hollinger is Director of Military-affiliate Support & Special Initiatives with the Office of Campus Life.Tony joined AU in April 2013 initially as Director of Facilities Operations Management

  (202) 885-1015

Kasie Kirkpatrick Veteran Services Coordinator


Contact Info:
AU Central - 201 Asbury Building

Kasie served 5 years in the United States Marine Corps as a VH-60N Aviation Mechanic at HMX Squardron 1. After her honorable discharge, she was admitted to AU where she is currently completing a Bachelor of Science in Biology and minoring in Public Health. Her future plans include going on to Gradute School in Spring 2019 to further cultivate her interest in the field fo Biology. Alongside her studies, Kasie has worked in AU Central - Veteran Services for the last 4 years in various roles. She now serves as one of AU's VA Certifying Officials for nearly 450 students receiving VA Benefits.

AU Veterans Office Questions about VA Education Benefits or AU's Veteran and Military Faction?

Veteran Services Office:
Main Campus
AU Central - 201 Asbury Building

Request an appointment via phone/Zoom

NEW! Virtual Open Office Hours: Tuesday-Friday 1200-1400 EST   Have questions for our Veteran Services Work Study team? Sign in at our virtual front desk to speak with a member of the team!

We look forward to hearing from you!