About Us

The North Carolina A&T Office of Veterans and Military Affairs (OVMA) is dedicated to providing services and support to our students with excellence during their educational journey.

OVMA proudly welcomes all Active Duty Military, Veterans, Military Spouses, and Family members. We want to thank you for your service and for the sacrifices you and your family have made for our country. It’s our pleasure to support your success. From processing your educational benefits to connecting you to the degree program of your dreams, we are here to ease the transition from military service to campus life (Boots-To-Books).

OVMA assists our Veterans by raising awareness of veterans’ issues among the campus and local communities, and supporting student veterans through graduation and into rewarding careers.


  • Process VA Educational Benefits for our student Veterans, Active Duty members, Reserve, and National Guard members, spouses and dependents to ensure the university and students receive their benefits in a timely manner.
  • Ensure eligible students understand their educational benefits, provide guidance on procedural requirements, and to certify, register and report enrollments to the VA.
  • Provide a sense of community through veteran-center events and activities.
  • Heighten awareness of veteran issues among the campus community.
  • Advocate on issues that are relevant to student veterans on state and federal issues.
  • Maintain a rich veteran heritage on the university campus.
  • Provide a One-Stop Location where student Veterans/Dependents can lounge to enjoy beverages/snacks, study, conduct research, and meet with other student Veterans/Dependents.


Contact Us

Mailing Address:

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Division of Student Affairs
Veteran and Military Affairs
Aggie Student V.E.T.S. Center at The Oaks
1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Office Location:

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
The Aggie Student V.E.T.S. Center at The Oaks
312 N. Dudley Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Main Phone: 336-398-8651
Fax: 336-256-2433

Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Walk-in Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 


LTC (R) Joshua Jones, Director | Email: jtjones3@ncat.edu

Ms. Maurtisha Thomas, University VA Certifying Official | Email: mthomas2@ncat.edu

Ms. Yvette Holmes, DoD TA - Army Coordinator | Email: yholmes@ncat.edu